Femoropatellar joint | definition of femoropatellar joint by Medical dictionary
the articulation of the facets on the articular surface of the patella with corresponding surfaces on the femoral condyles.
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Roentgenographic and anatomic studies on the femoropatellar joint
, with special reference to chondromalacia patellae.
The x-ray tube is directed 10[degrees] to 15[degrees] to pass through the femoropatellar joint
. (3-5) A disadvantage to the Merchant method is that it requires an apparatus to perform the maneuver.
Metacarpophalangeal and femoropatellar joints
are target joints in CPPD.