epicondyle


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ep·i·con·dyle

 (ĕp′ĭ-kŏn′dĭl, -dl)
n.
A rounded projection at the end of a bone, located on or above a condyle and usually serving as a place of attachment for ligaments and tendons.

epicondyle

(ˌɛpɪˈkɒndɪl)
n
(Anatomy) a bone projection above a condyle
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.epicondyle - a projection on a bone above a condyle serving for the attachment of muscles and ligaments
appendage, outgrowth, process - a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process"
lateral epicondyle - epicondyle near the lateral condyle of the femur
Translations

ep·i·con·dyle

n. epicóndilo, eminencia sobre el cóndilo de un hueso.

epicondyle

n (of elbow) (lateral) epicóndilo (lateral); (medial) epitróclea, epi-cóndilo medial (esp. Amer)
References in periodicals archive ?
The medial epicondyle is on the inside part of the elbow.
As there was gross swelling of right elbow, the three bony points of lateral and medial epicondyle and tip of the olecranon could not be palpated even with great difficulty.
Another needle was inserted into Large Intestine-11(LI-11), which is located between the lateral end of the cubital crease and the lateral epicondyle of the humerus.
Proximal to the elbow joint, the ulnar nerve passes into the posterior compartment of the arm and descends between the medial epicondyle of the humerus and olecranon process of the ulna to form the ulnar groove.
2009) to describe the mediolateral and superior-inferior relationships between the NEP for each muscle and bony landmarks; a line joining the pubic tubercle and the greater trochanter of the femur was designated as the horizontal reference line (H); a line joining the pubic tubercle and the medial epicondyle of the femur was designated as the longitudinal reference line (L) (Fig.
The diagnosis of lateral epicondylitis is based upon a history of pain over the lateral epicondyle and findings on physical examination, including local tenderness directly over the lateral epicondyle, (43) pain aggravated by resisted wrist extension and radial deviation, pain with resisted middle finger extension, and decreased grip strength or pain aggravated by strong gripping.
In our report, distal humeral bone fracture was divided into three types of fracture: Supracondylar, lateral condyle and medial epicondyle.
The distal humerus was also fractured, with an oblique fracture line through the distal humeral epicondyle.
The graft was looped through the passing suture and the suture was pulled from the patellar origin to the insertion point at the medial femoral epicondyle.
Before PRP administration, single fenestration by 23-gauge needle was performed under ultrasound guidance into affected tendons at the lateral or medial epicondyle of the elbow.
Former A's starter Jarrod Parker was throwing starter-type innings in a rehab assignment just 13-and-a-half months after his 2014 revision, and on the 87th pitch of what was scheduled to be his final start before returning to the big leagues, the medial epicondyle area of his humerus broke.
4 cms above the medial epicondyle between triceps brachii and biceps brachii.