Fig. 12-19 The right patella.

Fig. 12-20 A, Anteroposterior view of the knee. Note the obliquity of the femur, outline of the patella, radiolucent interval occupied by the menisci and articular cartilage, and intercondylar eminence of the tibia (showing the lateral and medial intercondylar tubercles). B, lateral view of the flexed knee. Note the patella, condyles of the femur, head of the fibula, (superior) tibiofibular joint, and tuberosity of the tibia. (Courtesy of V. C. Johnson, M.D., Detroit, Michigan.) Click for high resolution image.

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