intercondylar fossa


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Related to intercondylar fossa: coronoid fossa, intercondylar eminence

in·ter·con·dy·lar fos·sa

[TA]
the deep fossa between the femoral condyles in which the cruciate ligaments are attached.

intercondylar

between two condyles.

intercondylar eminences
see intercondylar tubercle.
intercondylar fossa
between the condyles on the distal end of the femur, on its posterior aspect.
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Radiographic and computed tomographic evaluation of the canine intercondylar fossa in normal stifles and after notchplasty in stable and unstable stifles.
Radiographic imaging of the canine intercondylar fossa.
Perhaps one of these variations will come to mind the next time you are asked to perform the intercondylar fossa, notch or tunnel projections.