Tuberosidade da tíbia - Tuberositas tibiae

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Narrow below the anterio surface of condyle of tibia, where it ends in a large oblong elevation, is the tibial tuberosity, which gives attachment to the ligamentum patellæ; a bursa intervenes between the deep surface of the ligament and the part of the bone immediately above the tuberosity.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Hierarquia Anatômica

Anatomia geral > Ossos; sistema esquelético > Esqueleto apendicular > Ossos do membro inferior > Parte livre do membre inferior > Tíbia > Corpo da tíbia > Tuberosidade da tíbia

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