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The trochlea (fig. 77, 5) at the distal end of the bone is a pulley-like surface, elevated at the sides and grooved in the middle.
It articulates with the external portion of the trochlea, while the ulna articulates with the internal portion.
The proximal end articulates with the trochlea, the distal end with the bones of the carpus.
The Knee Joint is a hinge formed by the condyles and trochlea of the femur, the patella, and the head of the tibia.
In the human skeleton, the internal lip of the trochlea descends lower than the external; and also lower than the condyle.Artistic Anatomy of Animals|douard Cuyer