Kłykieć boczny - Condylus lateralis

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Opis

The upper extremity or tibia is large, and expanded into two eminences, the medial and lateral condyles.

The lateral condyle presents posteriorly a flat articular facet, nearly circular in form, directed downward, backward, and lateralward, for articulation with the head of the fibula. Its lateral surface is convex, rough, and prominent in front: on it is an eminence, situated on a level with the upper border of the tuberosity and at the junction of its anterior and lateral surfaces, for the attachment of the iliotibial band. Just below this a part of the Extensor digitorum longus takes origin and a slip from the tendon of the Biceps femoris is inserted.


Hierarchia anatomiczna

Anatomia ogólna > Kości; układ szkieletowy > Kośćiec kończyn > Kości kończyny dolnej > Część wolna kończyny dolnej > Kość piszczelowa > Kłykieć boczny

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