Definition of Patellae

1. Noun. (plural of patella) ¹



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Definition of Patellae

1. patella [n] - See also: patella

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Patellae

patchworks
patchworky
patchy
patchy atelectasis
patdown
patdowns
pate
pate a choux
pate de foie gras
pate feuillete
pated
patefaction
patefactions
patella
patella femoral pain syndrome
patellae (current term)
patellalgia
patellamide
patellar
patellar dislocation
patellar fossa of vitreous
patellar ligament
patellar ligaments
patellar network
patellar reflex
patellar reflexes
patellar retinaculum
patellar surface of femur
patellar tendon
patellar tendon reflex

Literary usage of Patellae

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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"The ligamentum patellae is the central portion of the common tendon of the ... The posterior surface of the ligamentum patellae is separated from the ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1863)
"... chronic rheumatic inflammation of several dorsal and lumbar vertebrae, hot abscess over the scapula after contusion, inflammation of the bursa patellae, ..."

3. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1899)
"Result of operation, with the patellae in place. The skin marks on the outer side of the leg indicate the site of attachment of the patellar ligament before ..."

4. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray (1918)
"The ligamentum patellae is the central portion of the common tendon of the ... The posterior surface of the ligamentum patellae is separated from the ..."

5. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1875)
"... combined with antiseptic management under such circumstances, are well exemplified by chronic bur- sitis patellae, with fluid effused into the sac. ..."

6. The Medical Times and Gazette (1879)
"... ON THE patellae TENDON REFLEX. I hold to my own conviction, that all the members of the entire trio in the simple form are only the natural sounds under ..."

7. A Treatise on Dislocations and Fractures of the Joints by Astley Cooper, Bransby Blake Cooper (1851)
"Mr. Beale dislocated both his patellae outwards, in" letting himself down a steep bank. They went in of themselves when the legs were straightened. ..."

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