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condyle

 [kon´dīl]
a rounded projection on a bone, usually for articulation with another bone.

con·dyle

(kon'dīl), [TA]
A rounded articular surface at the extremity of a bone.
Synonym(s): condylus [TA]

condyle

/con·dyle/ (kon´dīl) a rounded projection on a bone, usually for articulation with another bone.con´dylar

condyle

(kŏn′dīl′, -dl)
n.
A rounded prominence at the end of a bone, most often for articulation with another bone.

con′dy·lar (-də-lər) adj.
con′dy·loid′ (-dl-oid′) adj.

condyle

[kon′dīl]
Etymology: Gk, kondylos, knuckle
a rounded projection at the end of a bone that anchors muscle ligaments and articulates with adjacent bones. condylar, adj.

con·dyle

(kon'dīl) [TA]
A rounded articular surface at the extremity of a bone.
Synonym(s): condylus.

condyle

A rounded prominence at the end of a long bone that gives attachment to tendons and articulates with the adjacent bone.

condyle

the protruberance of a bone which fits into the socket of another bone, thus forming a joint.

condyle

rounded articular surface at a bone extremity

con·dyle

(kon'dīl) [TA]
A rounded articular surface at the extremity of a bone.

condyle (kän´dīl),

n the rounded surface at the articular end of a bone. Also called
capitulum.
condyle head,
n a redundant term–the word
condyle means
head. See also condyle.
condyle, lateral path,
n the path of the condyle in the glenoid fossa when a lateral mandibular movement is made.
condyle, mandibular,
n the articular process of the mandible; the condyloid process of the mandible.
condyle, neck of,
n the rounded projection that joins with the bones of the vertebrae located at the base of the occipital bone. It permits the head to rotate and flex.
condyle, orbiting,
n See orbiting condyle.
condyle path,
n the path traveled by the mandibular condyle in the temporomandibular joint during the various mandibular movements.
condyle, protrusive path,
n the path of the condyle when the mandible is moved forward from its centric position.
condyle, rod,
condyle, rotating,
n the condyle on the side of the bolus formation, or the one that is braced and placed and rotated while the bolus is being chewed.

condyle

a rounded projection on a bone, usually for articulation with another bone; a knuckle.

condyle fracture
one involving a condyle, most commonly distal humerus or femur in small animals and distal cannon bone in horses.
occipital condyle
flanking the foramen magnum.
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The thickness of the planned resected medial or lateral condyle was measured as the shortest distance between the planned resection line and the lowest point of the medial or lateral femoral condyle.
Here, we present a patient who developed an unfortunate complication secondary to injection of the medial femoral condyle for the management of a symptomatic BML.
Characterization of occipital condyle and comparison of its dimensions with head and foramen magnum circumferences in dry skulls of Iran.
Apposition of the femoral condyles is improved in relation to the tibial condyle compared to previous images (arrow).
In terms of anatomical reduction, all the cases have both the condyles at the distal end aligned and confirmed by on table radiographs and post-operatively also.
Patient had history of bilaterally fractured condyles after a road traffic accident and had been treated by ORIF four years ago.
Thirdly, condylar hyperplasia is characterized by excessive and progressive growth affecting the condyle, neck, body, and mandibular ramus.
In this study, all patients in the arthroscopy group had intra-articular injuries, including 10 knee ligament injuries, 8 fractures of the tibial plateau, 4 femoral condyle fractures, and 2 femoral condyle fractures.
There was an inability to close mouth, absence of condyle from the glenoid fossa resulting in a palpable preauricular depression, and a prominent appearing lower jaw.
a) In the lateral femoral condyle bone, safranin O staining of the cartilage lesion is reduced at the transitional and radial zones.