epicondyle

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epicondyle

[¦ep·ə′kän‚dīl]
(anatomy)
An eminence on the condyle of a bone.
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In addition, these projections reduce condylar and epicondylar overlap, which can be beneficial in demonstrating patellar fractures or other subtle types of acute injury or degenerative pathology not adequately demonstrated by other projections.
Once the epicondylar width was analyzed, the remaining variables were reassessed and selected according to the Lambda level.
Local tenderness at the lateral epicondylar region.
Using a dedicated instrument, the rotation of the femoral component was determined parallel to the surgical epicondylar axis and the femoral cut was made.
The humeral head neck angle was measured relative to the IM axis, and the humeral head retroversion was measured relative to the epicondylar axis.
2007) An isokinetic eccentric programme for the management of chronic lateral epicondylar tendinopathy.
Epicondylar Breadth (ECB): The maximum distance between the two most projecting points on the lateral and medial epicondyles.
A perpendicular line to the epicondylar axis is visualized and compared to a line paralleling the patellar tendon.
INTRODUCTION: Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome (ITBFS) is an inflammatory non-traumatic repetitive strain injury caused due to friction of the iliotibial band over the Lateral Femoral Epicondylar (LFE) prominence.
Retroversion is most commonly defined as the angle between the longitudinal axis of the humeral head and the epicondylar axis of the distal humerus.