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What are the components of knee?

Again we are with Dr. Debashish Chanda an Orthopedic Surgeon with the New topic "What are the components of knee"?

Dr. Debasish Chanda is a renowned Orthopedic Surgeon in Gurgaon, specialized in knee surgery and also known as Knee Specialist talks about knee components.



Knee has many components.

First,  Knee comprises of the bones of thigh, leg, fubula and the knee cap.

Second, ligaments, knee has four ligaments, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)Injury, Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injury and Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL). Anterior cruciate ligament is which force from the front, posterior cruciate ligament forces from  the backside, Medial collateral ligaments and the lateral collateral ligaments.

Third, meniscus are the loose cartilage in between the knee bone. It works like a cushion in between bones so that they can move without rubbing each other.

Forth, cartilage are at the top of the knee and one is at the back of the knee which help knee bones to move smoothly.

Fifth, tendon are like soft tissue band which provide stability to bones and situated in between the bones and muscle.


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