lesser tubercle of the humerus

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less·er tu·ber·cle of the hu·mer·us

(les'ĕr tū'bĕr-kăl hyū'mĕr-ŭs)
The smaller and more medial prominence of the two tubercles of the proximal end of the humerus.
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In this report, we present a 13-year-old boy with osteoid osteoma involving the lesser tubercle of femur.
4) Enthesopathy adjacent to peripheral joints is common, and sites, such as the distal clavicle, greater and lesser tubercles, pelvis, tibial spine, heel, patella, and olecranon, have been identified as locations of increased calcification and ossification in DISH.