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Tendons are tough fibers that connect muscles to bones. The kneecap
is connected to the thigh (quadriceps) muscle with the quadriceps tendon, and
the patellar tendon connects the kneecap to the lower leg bone.
Current as of:
May 22, 2015
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & David Messenger, MD
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