femoral

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fem·o·ral

 (fĕm′ər-əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or located in the thigh or femur.

[From Latin femur, femor-, thigh.]

femoral

(ˈfɛmərəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the thigh or femur

fem•o•ral

(ˈfɛm ər əl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or situated near the thigh or femur: the femoral artery.
[1775–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.femoral - of or relating to or near the femur or thigh
Translations

femoral

[ˈfemərəl] ADJfemoral

fem·o·ral

a. femoral, rel. al fémur;
deep ___ archarco ___ profundo;
___ arteryarteria ___;
___ canalcanal ___;
___ herniahernia ___;
___ nervenervio ___;
___ nutrient arteryarteria nutricional ___;
___ sheathcapa ___;
___ triangletriángulo ___;
___ veinvena ___.

femoral

adj femoral
References in periodicals archive ?
The combined approach of multiple small-diameter drilling decompression and arthroscopy had better pain relief, improved hip function, effective in slowing down the process of femoral head necrosis, and delayed the need for THA.
Transtrochanteric rotational osteotomy in the treatment of idiopathic and steroid-induced femoral head necrosis, Perthes' disease, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, and osteoarthritis of the hip.
X-ray examination was carried out once a month during the first 3 months then it could be taken at the 6th month and the 12th month to evaluate the efficacy of reduction maintenance and judge whether the femoral head necrosis occurred.
Long-term follow-up of vascularized fibular grafting for femoral head necrosis.
The relationship between pregnancy and femoral head necrosis.
Finite element analysis of stress distribution over femoral head necrosis zones in different necrosis areas.
The inclusion criteria were the patients diagnosed as femoral neck fracture, femoral head necrosis, osteoarthritis, and underwent unilateral primary cementless THA.
As the basic principle of disease prevention, the multifactor characteristics of corticosteroid-induced ONFH may require early detection and prevention of femoral head necrosis.
Ficat P: [Vascular pathology of femoral head necrosis (author's transl)].