Bursa of rectus femoris - Bursa musculus recti femoris

Description

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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