Patella

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Human patella
Knee diagram.svg
Right knee
Details
Identifiers
Laitin patella
TA A02.5.05.001
FMA FMA:24485
Anatomical terms o bane

The patella (/pəˈtɛlə/), an aa kent as the knap, is a thick, circular-triangular bane which airticulates wi the femur (thigh bane) an covers an protects the anterior airticular surface o the knee jynt.