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Published by Williams & Norgate in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Limpets,
  • Patellidae

Book details:

Edition Notes

At head of title: Liverpool Marine Biology Committee.

Statementby J.R. Ainsworth Davis and H.J. Fleure.
SeriesL.M.B.C. memoirs -- 10
ContributionsFleure, H. J. 1877-1969., Liverpool Marine Biology Committee.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18797226M

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Hans J. Kreder, in Musculoskeletal Examination and Joint Injection Techniques, Patella. The patella is readily palpable in the supine patient. The main body may be tender to palpation with traumatic contusions or fractures. Occasionally there is a bipartite patella, with a groove between the superolateral portion and the main patellar fragment (Fig. ). Chondromalacia Patella also known as Runner’s Knee or Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome is a type of arthritis that affects mainly the knee joint. Chondromalacia is a combination of two medical Greek words. Chondro means cartilage and malacia meaning softening. From this etymology, we can derive a basic understanding of Chondromalacia Patella. The patella engages the trochlear groove in 20° flexion, as the knee continues to flex the entire patella engages and the patella translates lateral and tilts a is at greatest risk of dislocating in 30° flex (as it begins to engage), and with further flexion, bony constraint (anterior flange of LFC) prevents lateral instability.. The forces on Patellar tracking are represented.   Chondromalacia patellae is damage to the cartilage at the back of the kneecap (patella). The usual treatment advised is to avoid overuse of the knee and to Author: Dr Laurence Knott.