condylion


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Noun1.condylion - the craniometric point at the tip of the mandibular condyle
craniometric point - a landmark on the skull from which craniometric measurements can be taken
ramus - the posterior part of the mandible that is more or less vertical
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Maxillary base length was measured as a linear distance in millimeters from condylion (most superior posterior point on head of mandibular condyle) to point A (deepest midline point on the contour of pre-maxilla between anterior nasal spine and incisor tooth) whereas mandibular base lengths were measured as a linear distance in millimeters from condylion (most superior posterior point on head of mandibular condyle) to gnathion (centre of inferior point on the mandibular symphysis).
Var5 Direct distance between the most lateral points on the two condyles (condylion laterale).