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Knee joint

Introduction: Knee joint

Description of Knee joint

Knee joint: hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Knee joint: Related Topics

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More specific terms for Knee joint:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Knee joint

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Knee joint

The following list attempts to classify Knee joint into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • ginglymoid joint,ginglymus,hinge joint
  • articulatio synovialis,diarthrosis,synovial joint
  • articulatio,articulation,joint
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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