A far commoner deformity than the preceding is that known as knock-knee (or genu Valgum).
If there is a combination of flexion and genu valgum, the knee-joint should be resected and ankylosed in the straight position.
I sent for the only medical man in Manilla in whom I had confidence, my friend genu.
The capsule adapts itself to the contour of the lenticular nucleus and has an anterior limb, a bend or genu, and a posterior limb.
Genoa is believed to derive its name from the fact that the shape of this portion of the coast resembles that of a knee (genu).
In certain cases, genu valgum or abduction of the leg is present along with a slight degree of flexion.
These necessaries are confined at the knee by a transverse row of pearl buttons crossing the genu patella.
Geniculate, bent abruptly, like a knee (genu), as many stems.
Backward curving of the upper end of the tibia has been already described as one of the causes of genu recurvatum.
genu ge·nu (jē'nōō, jěn'yōō)
n. pl. gen·u·a (jěn'yōō-ə)
An anatomical structure resembling the angular shape of a flexed knee.