anserine bursa


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an·ser·ine bur·sa

[TA]
the bursa between the tibial collateral ligament of the knee joint and the common attaching formation (pes ansirinus) formed by the tendons of the sartorius, gracilis, and semitendinosus muscles.

anserine bursa

Anatomy A bursa of the medial knee which is at the convergence of the tendons of the gracilis, sartorius, semitendinosus and tibial collateral ligaments. See Anserine bursitis.

an·ser·ine bur·sa

(an'sĕr-īn bŭr'să) [TA]
The bursa between the tibial collateral ligament of the knee joint and the tendons of the sartorius, gracilis, and semitendinosus muscles.
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They should specifically look for tenderness at the anatomical site of anserine bursa while examining the patients with knee OA.
Both US and MRI cross-sectional modalities were used to detect, localize, and characterize a soft tissue mass, ultimately found to be secondary to gouty inflammation of the pes anserine bursa, a previously unrecognized manifestation of acute gout.