medial condyle


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Noun1.medial condyle - a condyle on the inner side of the lower extremity of the femurmedial condyle - a condyle on the inner 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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The differential diagnosis of right elbow injury included fractures of the supracondylar area, medial condyle or lateral condyle of humerus, elbow dislocation, Monteggia or Monteggia variant fracture dislocation.
The DRT was calculated by subtracting the resected lateral condyle thickness from the resected medial condyle thickness.
The significant advantages of using a flexible reamer is the avoidance of the medial femoral condyle articular cartilage, and can curve around the medial condyle as pointed out by previous studies.
Among 3 cases of femoral condylar stress fractures; lateral condyles were involved in 2 and medial condyle in 1 case, respectively.
Exposure of the posteromedial aspect of the joint capsule, including the oblique popliteal ligament, is enhanced by lateral retraction of the medial head of the gastrocnemius muscle following its detachment from the posterior medial condyle of the femur.
A portion of the distal femoral medial condyle was removed until only normal appearing bone remained.
After discussing the case with the patient we indicated to approach with knee joint arthroscopy first in order to inspect the medial condyle and debride the lesion plus potential antegrade drilling for relieve of the BME.
A 2000 N vertical force is applied to the femoral component, in which the joint reaction force is distributed to 40% on the lateral condyle (800 N) and 60% on the medial condyle (1200 N).
The articular bodies of the femur are its lateral and medial condyles, which are not directly in-line with each other but diverge slightly, the lateral condyle being wider anteriorly, whilst the medial condyle maintains a relatively constant width.
As a result of a rugby injury in Dubai, Ian Davis underwent revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, medial meniscal repair and medial condyle microfracture surgery at the Nuffield Health Vale Hospital.

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