lateral condyle

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Related to condylus lateralis: condylus medialis, condylus lateralis tibiae
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Noun1.lateral condyle - a condyle on the outer side of the lower extremity of the femurlateral condyle - a condyle on the outer side of the lower extremity of the femur
condyle - a round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bone
femoris, femur, thighbone - the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee
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2, 4: TC) has two heads of origin, one by a short tendon from the distal end of the condylus lateralis of the femur, the other mainly by fleshy fibers from cristae cnemialis cranialis and lateralis, and crista patellaris of the tibiotarsus.
The tendon is unossified just above the condylus lateralis and sends a short caudal branch to the proximal end of the lateral side of the cartilago tibialis.