Asked in Health
What do you do to fracture your kneecap?
Once way to fracture your kneecap is by turning too fast or too far to one side. When this happens your kneecap will at first dislocate. When the kneecap pops back into place it is possible for the kneecap to slide against another bone and cause a fracture. ...
Asked in Snow and Ice, Medical Terminology
What is the medical term meaning surgical removal of the kneecap?
Kneecap removal, or patellectomy, is the surgical removal of the patella, commonly called the kneecap. ...