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Medical Term:

lateral supracondylar line


Definition: the linear lateral edge of the popliteal surface of the femur that ascends from the lateral epicondyle and continues superiorly as the lateral lip of the linea aspera.

Synonym(s): linea supracondylaris lateralisTA

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