medial supracondylar line


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medial supracondylar line

[TA]
the linear medial edge of the popliteal surface of the femur that ascends from the medial epicondyle and continues superiorly as the medial lip of the linea aspera.

medial supracondylar line

Either of two ridges on the posterior surface of the distal end of the femur, formed by diverging lips of the linea aspera. See: lateral supracondylar line
See also: line
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