A bony projection on the distal epiphysis of the humerus that is the attachment site for the flexor muscles of the manus. This condyle faces posteriorly (for sprawling tetrapods) or medially (for erect tetrapods). [ PHENOSCAPE:ad http://palaeos.com/vertebrates/glossary/glossaryE.html ]

Synonyms: entepicondyle

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Term information

depicted by

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external definition

Rounded projection at the distal head of the humerus and medial to the humeral head, which serves as a place of attachment for the flexor muscles antogonistic to those that attach to the lateral epicondyle.[AAO]

has broad synonym

medial epicondyle

has related synonym

epicondylus medialis humeri

e. medialis humeri

ventral epicondyle of humerus

epicondylus medialis (humerus)

elbow pit

medial epicondyle of humerus

has relational adjective

entepicondylar

id

UBERON:0006806