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Patella neglecta (n.) Patella melanogramma, Sowerby, not Gmel.
There's a medical paper with a piece in it all about my patella.
Patel′lar, pertaining to the patella or knee-cap; Patel′late or Patel′lulate; Patel′liform, of the form of a small dish or saucer.
And this extended upward without first producing any great distention of the synovial sack under the patella.
With some assistance from a brother physician the patella was brought down to its place, but it would not remain.
The tendon of the quadriceps femoris, at once drew the patella at least two inches above its normal position.
Patella-reflex is somewhat increased, but otherwise no tendon-reflexes.
Retention of the patella in position is a difficult problem.
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The patella, according to Strangeways, may be considered a sesamoid bone.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
Often they do not quite reach the outer lamina, and then the shell externally consists of a single piece, like a patella.

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