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subtendinous bursae of gastrocnemius (muscle)


Definition: consist of a lateral and a medial (Brodie bursa [1]) bursa between the heads of the gastrocnemius and capsule of the knee joint.

Synonym(s): bursae subtendineae musculi gastrocnemiiTA, bursae of gastrocnemius

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