Anterior Femur

Quiz yourself with the picture below. Scroll down for the answer key. There’s a video at the bottom if you want to watch it first.


  1. Greater trochanter
  2. Intertrochanteric line
  3. Lateral epicondyle
  4. Lateral condyle
  5. Patellar surface
  6. Medial condyle
  7. Medial epicondyle
  8. Adductor tubercle
  9. Lesser trochanter
  10. Neck of the femur
  11. Fovea capitis (would be located here – it’s a ‘pit’ in the head)
  12. Head of the femur