Skip to Content


Pronunciation: in'fra-pa-tel'ar

Definition: Inferior to the patella; denoting especially a bursa, a pad of fat, or a synovial fold.

Synonym(s): subpatellar2

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.