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subtendinous prepatellar bursa


Definition: obsolete; formerly described as an inconstant bursa between the tendon of the quadriceps and the patella; the deepest of three prepatellar bursa has been determined to be the subaponeurotic prepatellar bursa.

Synonym(s): bursa subtendinea prepatellarisTA

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