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condyle

[′kän‚dīl]
(anatomy)
A rounded bone prominence that functions in articulation.
(botany)
The antheridium of certain stoneworts.
(invertebrate zoology)
A rounded, articular process on arthropod appendages.
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The bone contusion in anterior cruciate ligament injury is detected at the posterior-lateral side of the tibial plateau and on the lateral femoral condyle just over the anterior horn of the lateral meniscus.
(a) Baker's cyst volumes in the effusion, (b) Baker's cyst volumes in plicae, (c) Baker's cyst volumes in gender, (d) Baker's cyst volumes in the medial femoral condyle, (e) Baker's cyst volumes in the medial tibial condyle, (f) Baker's cyst volumes in the lateral tibial condyle
Extracapsular mandibular condyle fractures are associated with severe blunt internal carotid artery injury: analysis of 605 patients.
The abnormal varus stress and internal rotation of the tibia during the ACL injury causes the avulsion fracture of the lateral tibial condyle, which is called the Segond fracture.
Classically, SONK is described as a focal lesion occurring in the medial femoral condyle, and in the tibial plateau in a small proportion of cases.
The mandibular process of the quadrate presents four distinct condyles: the medial condyle (Condylus medialis)--rounded in all the species analysed--the lateral condyle (Condylus lateralis)--long and stronger than the medial, articulating with the jugal bar laterally from a dorsal process--the caudal condyle (Condylus caudalis)--an extension of the lateral condyle, being fused--and the condyle pterygoideus --located medially, which articulates with the pterygoid by its quadratic articulated facet.
Medial and lateral flaps elevated to expose both the condyles. Fracture configuration was verified with C-arm.
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ): Condyle hyperplasia and condylectomy.
Condyle was said to be fractured when fracture line started from sigmoid notch and extended to posterior border of ramus above angle of mandible.
The areas with the minimum principal stresses, which get low negative ratings in the mandibular, were observed in the anterior area of the mandibular condyle neck in the FRD and screwed-FRD models.