Popliteal surface - Facies poplitea

Description

The popliteal surface is located on the caudodistal part of body of femur: it is smooth triangular area bounded laterally by the continuation of the medial and lateral lips of facies aspera, and distally by the intercondylar line.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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