Gerdy tubercle

Gerdy tubercle is the eponymous name for the lateral condyle of the proximal tibia (where it is located anterolaterally). It is where the iliotibial band and anterior tibialis muscle inserts. 

Anatomy: Lower limb

Anatomy: Lower limb

Article information

rID: 36993
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Gerdy's tubercle
  • Lateral condyle of the proximal tibia

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