condylar fracture

condylar fracture

[kon′dilər]
Etymology: Gk, kondylos, knuckle
any break in a condyle, a rounded projection on a bone at a hinge joint. Such fractures usually occur at the distal end of the humerus or the femur and frequently detach a bone fragment that includes the condyle.
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ARKANSAS DERBY winner Archarcharch will require surgery after suffering a lateral condylar fracture in Saturday's Classic, while Comma To The Top suffered an ankle injury, though vets said the situation was not an emergency.
A section of special topics contains chapters on endoscopic open reduction and internal fixation of condylar fractures, pediatric condylar fractures, and postoperative physiotherapy after condylar fracture surgery.
The five-year-old has won two out of four starts for Harty after coming back from a condylar fracture that kept him out of racing for a year and a half.
The sprinter came out of the race with a condylar fracture in his left hind leg and is scheduled for an operation today in Buellton.
In addition to synovial chondromatosis, the differential diagnosis of loose joint bodies in the TMJ includes osteochondral fracture fragments, condylar fracture, rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative arthritis, and avascular necrosis.
ONE Cool Cat's racing career is over after sustaining a condylar fracture of his near hind leg while working in Ballydoyle yesterday morning.
Dubai Millennium sustained a lateral condylar fracture of his right hind leg when working on the Limekilns at Newmarket and will be retired to stud,' said a statement on the Godolphin website.
Initial diagnosis was that it was a lateral condylar fracture of the off-hind leg.
He has sustained precisely the same injury as Harbinger, which is a condylar fracture of the cannonbone.
High-energy fractures of the tibial plateau include bicondylar injuries with significant articular depression; multiple, displaced condylar fracture lines; metadiaphyseal fracture extension and comminution; and open wounds or extensive, closed degloving injuries.
But a statement from Ballydoyle yesterday read: "Dual Group 1-winning two-year-old One Cool Cat suffered a condylar fracture when working this morning and will not race again.
Confirming that the condylar fracture of the near-fore cannonbone that Harbinger suffered while working on the Limekilns in Newmarket meant he would not race again, Harry Herbert, managing director of Highclere, said: "It is with regret that it has been decided to retire Harbinger from racing.