Bursa of rectus femoris - Bursa musculus recti femoris


The bursa of rectus femoris is a synoval bursa located between origin of rectus femoris muscle and os ilium. In carnivores, also described as a bursa located between the rectus femoris and the distal third of body of femur.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Illustrated Veterinary Anatomical Nomenclature - 3rd edittion - Gheorghe M. Constantinescu, Oskar Schaller - Enke


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