Knee Replacement

Types of Knee Replacement

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1. Most artificial joints consist of

That's correct. D is the correct answer.

There are many different types and designs of artificial knees. Most consist of three components:

  • the femoral component, which is the part that attaches to the thigh bone
  • the tibial component, the part that attaches to the shin bone
  • the patellar component, the knee cap.