Definition of Medial condyle
1. Noun. A condyle on the inner side of the lower extremity of the femur.
Medical Definition of Medial condyle
1. Condyle closest to midline. Synonym: condylus medialis. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Medial condyle
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1. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"The line of demarcation between the trochlea and the distal surface of the medial condyle of the femur is not so distinct. Close to the medial margin of the ..."
2. The Anatomy of the human skeleton by Henry Morris, John Ernest Frazer (1914)
"Close to the medial edge a faint vertical ridge sometimes marks off a narrow articular facet, for the lateral margin of the medial condyle of the femur in ..."
3. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"... the medial border from the intertrochanteric line, at a point opposite the lesser trochanter, to the anterior extremity of the medial condyle. ..."
4. Anatomical terminology, with special reference to the (B N A) by Lewellys Franklin Barker (1907)
"... Popliteal plain (OT popliteal space) medial condyle (OT inner condyle) Lateral condyle (OT outer condyle) Patellar surface Lateral epicondyle (OT outer ..."
5. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray (1918)
"The lateral condyle is the more prominent and is the broader both in its antero-posterior and transverse diameters, the medial condyle is the longer and, ..."