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Usage examples for acetabulum

  1. The upper end of the femur and the acetabulum are affected with about equal frequency. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. In rare cases the head is displaced upwards and lies immediately above the acetabulum. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  3. The acetabulum is almost obliterated. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  4. When the head of the femur penetrates the acetabulum, reduction should be attempted by traction and manipulation. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  5. C. The acetabulum; c, the ligamentum teres. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  6. On the outer side of each hip bone is a deep cup, or socket, called the acetabulum, resembling an ancient vinegar cup, into which fits the rounded head of the thigh bone. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  7. When the rim of the acetabulum has been fractured, the patient must be confined to bed with extension for six to eight weeks, to avoid the risk of re- dislocation. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
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