Last week's #mysteryanatomy structure was the patella. The patella (i.e. kneecap) is a thick, circular-triangular bone which articulates with the thigh bone (i.e.femur). The patella covers and protects the front surface of the knee joint. It is found in many animals including rodents, cats, and birds. The patella is the largest sesamoid bone in the human skeleton. Learn more @ https://www.facebook.com/biologycoachonline/
A sesamoid bone is a bone that's not connected to any other bone. Sesamoids are connected to tendons or embedded in muscles.
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(LMY) metacarcel on left foot. Picture of the Bones in the Foot - Causes of a broken foot,
Jerry and Ann Mosss Royal Mo (Uncle Mo) suffered a fracture of the inside right front sesamoid bone during a workout at Pimlico Sunday. He was transported to New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania …
Tim Tam(1955)Tom Fool- Two Lea By Bull Lea. 3x3 To Bull Dog. 14 Starts 10 Wins 1 Second 2 Thirds. Won 1958 Kentucky Derby (G1) And Preakness(G1). Was Leading Belmont In Last 1/16 When He Snapped Sesamoid Bone And Ended Up Running Second. Retired And Went On To Successful Stud Career.