Tibiofemoral Joint (Knee Joint)
By: Josh Mathew and Carter Colclasure
Joint Type and Movement
The tibiofemoral joint (Knee Joint) is a bicondylar type synovial joint. It mainly allows for flexion, extension, and small amount of medial and lateral rotation.
What the tibiofemoral joint is connected to:
Abnormal Conditions Injury to the collateral ligaments is the most common pathology affecting the knee joint. It is caused by a force being applied to the side of the knee when the foot is placed on the ground
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