Gerdy's tubercle

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Gerdy's 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
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Article information

rID: 36993
Section: Anatomy
Tag: stub, cases, knee
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lateral condyle of the proximal tibia
  • Gerdy tubercle

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