supracondylar


supracondylar
Above a condyle. SYN: supracondyloid.

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su·pra·con·dy·lar .sü-prə-'kän-də-lər, -.prä- adj of, relating to, affecting, or being the part of a bone situated above a condyle <\supracondylar osteotomy> <a \supracondylar fracture of the humerus>

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su·pra·con·dy·lar (soo″prə-konґdə-lər) superior to a condyle or condyles.

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  • Supracondylar — Su pra*con dy*lar, Supracondyloid Su pra*con dy*loid, a. (Anat.) Situated above a condyle or condyles. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Supracondylar ridges — can refer to: * Lateral supracondylar ridge * Medial supracondylar ridge …   Wikipedia

  • Supracondylar ridge — can refer to: * Lateral supracondylar ridge * Medial supracondylar ridge …   Wikipedia

  • supracondylar ridge — n either of two ridges above the condyle of the humerus of which one is situated laterally and the other medially and which give attachment to muscles …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar crest of humerus lateral — crista supraepicondylaris lateralis humeri …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar crest of humerus medial — crista supraepicondylaris medialis humeri …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar fracture — fracture of the humerus in which the line of fracture is through the lower end of the shaft of the humerus …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar line lateral — linea supracondylaris lateralis …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar line medial — linea supracondylaris medialis …   Medical dictionary

  • supracondylar ridge of humerus lateral — crista supraepicondylaris lateralis humeri …   Medical dictionary


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