How come the patella cannot be seen here?

Answer Because the "slice" that you are looking at is deeper or more posterior.

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What is the patella ?

The patella or kneecap is a thick, triangular bone which articulates with the femur and covers and protects the front of the knee joint. It is the largest sesamoid bone in the human body. It is att... Read More »

Im 15 and i think i have patella femoral syndrome?

It is probably just growing pains it'll go away

Do newborn babies have a patella?

Newborns do not have patella's until they are 2-6 years of age which is when they start to grow.

Patella Subluxation in Dogs?

Luxating patella is a condition in which the patella (kneecap) moves sideways out of its groove due to trauma or malformation of the ridges of the groove. The result is that a dog's joint "locks" i... Read More »