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intercondylar fossa


Definition: the deep fossa between the femoral condyles in which the cruciate ligaments are attached.

Synonym(s): fossa intercondylarisTA, intercondyloid fossa2, intercondylic fossa, intercondyloid notch, popliteal notch

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