subtendinous bursae of gastrocnemius (muscle)

(redirected from bursae subtendineae musculi gastrocnemii)

sub·ten·di·nous bur·sae of gas·troc·ne·mi·us (muscle)

consist of a lateral and a medial (Brodie bursa [1]) bursa between the heads of the gastrocnemius and capsule of the knee joint.

sub·ten·di·nous bur·sae of gas·troc·ne·mi·us (mus·cle)

(sŭb-ten'din-ŭs bŭr'sē gas'trok-nē'mē-ŭs mŭs'ĕl)
These consist of a lateral and a medial [Brodie bursa (1)] bursa between the heads of the gastrocnemius and capsule of the knee joint.