patellofemoral joint

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pa·tel·lo·fem·or·al joint

(pă-tel'ō-fem'ŏr-ăl joynt)
The sliding articulation between the patella and the distal femur.
See also: knee complex

patellofemoral joint

; PFJ cartilaginous joint between deep aspect of patella and anterior inferior aspect of femur and anterior superior aspect of tibia
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