Lateral coronoid process - Processus coronoideus lateralis

Description

The lateral coronoid process projects from the anconeal process to the  lateral part the distal end of trochlear notch. It articulates with condyle of humerus in carnivores and is greatly reduced in ungulates. The lateral coronoid process is considerably smaller than the medial in carnivores.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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