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Prepattelar Bursitis (Housemaid knee)

The prepatellar bursa located between the patella and the overlying skin and prepatellar tendon. It is lined by synovium and contains very little fluid. Its function is to diminish friction and ensure maximal range of motion at the knee. Chronic … Continue reading

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