prepatellar


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prepatellar

 [pre″pah-tel´er]
in front of the patella.

pre·pa·tel·lar

(prē'pă-tel'ăr),
Anterior to the patella.

prepatellar

/pre·pa·tel·lar/ (pre″pah-tel´ar) in front of the patella.

prepatellar

[-pətel′ər]
Etymology: L, prae, before, patella, small dish
pertaining to the area in front of the patella.

prepatellar

in front of the patella.
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Septic bursitis in the prepatellar and olecranon bursae: an analysis of 25 cases.
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reported that the most frequent knee injuries included prepatellar bursitis, lateral and medial collateral ligament sprains and meniscal tears (13).
Prepatellar septic bursitis: a case report of skin necrosis associated with open bursectomy.
Davis and Broughton (l996) reported prepatellar bursitis caused by Brucella abortus in cattle.
The medical name for housemaid's knee is prepatellar bursitis.
Bursitis is characterized by inflammation of the subacromial, olecranon, trochanteric, prepatellar, suprapatellar, infrapatellar, pes anserine, or iliotibial bursa--synovial-lined cavities overlying bony prominences that minimize the friction of movement.
Complicated soft tissue infection with prepatellar bursitis caused by Paecilomyces lilacinus in an immunocompetent host: Case report and review.
Open excision of the prepatellar bursa for the surgical treatment of chronic prepatellar bursitis has been complicated by hypesthesia, painful scar formation, and poor scar cosmesis.
Or why a swollen prepatellar bursa is not as serious as an intra-articular effusion.
Lokal diz hastaliklari: Pes anserin bursit, iliotibial band sendromu (kosucu dizi), patellar tendinit, patellofemoral agri sendromu, prepatellar bursit, semimembranoz bursit (5,21).
All cases had bacteremia, including one pair with necrotizing fasciitis, one pair with prepatellar bursitis, three pairs with soft tissue infection, and one pair with soft tissue infection and peritonitis.