The knee is a complex joint composed of various parts – bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles. They all work together to keep the normal functions of the knee with stability during movement
The knee is a hinge joint composed of two bones, the femur (thighbone) and the shinbone (tibia). At the end of the femur, there are two round knobs called femoral condyles that articulate with the tibia’s flat surface, called the tibial plateau. The tibial plateau on the inside of the leg is called the medial tibial plateau and on the outside of the leg the lateral tibial plateau.
Is a surgical procedure that involves replacement of prosthetic implants with a new implant in a person who previously had a Total Knee Replacement.