How to use Femoral in a sentence
Femoral pores are absent.
The commonest seat is the groin, and next to that the axilla; the cervical, submaxillary and femoral glands are less frequently affected.
Place a folded drape over the genitalia, leaving the groins clear for any femoral exploration.
In the femoral triangle the FV lies medial to the artery.
In the event of congenital hip dysplasia, the development of the acetabulum in an infant allows the femoral head to ride upward out of the joint socket, especially when the infant begins to walk.Advertisement
Genu valgum, external tibial torsion and femoral anteversion increase the Q angle.
A catheter is threaded into the artery from puncture of the femoral artery at groin level.
These are usually introduced via the artery in the groin, the femoral artery in the groin, the femoral artery.
My patella was actually floating over the face of the lateral femoral condyle without the brace.
The most common site is on the lateral aspect of the intercondylar region of the medial femoral condyle.Advertisement
In young people X-rays also help to exclude a slipped femoral epiphysis.
I also feel that in order to minimize the risk of iatrogenic femoral shaft fracture, a full trial reduction should be avoided.
A femoral hernia causes a bulge on the upper thigh.
It is associated with a variety of developmental disorders, including joint laxity, patella alta and hypoplasia of the lateral femoral condyle.
For men, the same range is from 20.5% by BUA to 44.1% by BMD at the femoral neck.Advertisement
Thickening of the femoral cortices, which may appear similar to an osteoid osteoma, may be seen on X-ray.
They also appear to be efficacious at preventing or treating corticosteroid induced osteoporosis at the femoral neck i.
Sometimes the bone around the old femoral implant has to be cut into sections before being removed, in a process called an osteotomy.
In a young patient in which femoral head preservation is preferred, however, a proximal femoral osteotomy may be indicated.
Side of the pelvic osteotomy was 2cm shorter in the femoral segment.Advertisement
A total hip replacement consists of a metal femoral stem with a metal femoral head attached and a separate high-density polyethylene cup.
At the junction of the femoral neck and the femoral shaft is a large bony protrusion called the greater trochanter.
Be very quick to close the common femoral clamp to minimize blood loss and loss of heparin saline.
The patella then runs on the undamaged part of the femoral trochlea and the symptoms are often relieved.
The relationship of the patella to the femoral trochlear is well shown.Advertisement
This portion, morphologically the original, was named the " accessory semitendinosus " with the symbol Y; the other portion descends on the hinder aspect of the leg and joins the fascia of the inner femoral head of the gastrocnemius muscle.
Identify the pulsation of the femoral artery 1-2 cm below the inguinal ligament.
In rare instances, a phlebotomist is not able to draw sufficient blood from a heel puncture, and a physician may draw venous blood from a femoral vein in the groin area or another vein larger than veins in an infant's arms.
In the leg, pressure would be applied to the femoral artery by pressing on the inner crease of the groin against the pelvic bone.
During this test, a catheter (long, thin tube) is inserted into the vein in the groin area (femoral vein) and threaded first into the right kidney and then into the vein of the other kidney.
In rare instances, a phlebotomist will not be able to draw sufficient blood from an infant's heel puncture, and a physician may draw venous blood from a femoral vein in the groin area, which is larger than veins in an infant's arms.
In rare instances, a phlebotomist is not able to draw sufficient blood from a heel puncture, and a physician may draw venous blood from a femoral vein in the groin area, which is larger than veins in an infant's arms.
Slipped upper femoral epiphysis is a common cause of limping and leg pain in adolescents, and the symptoms should be taken seriously.