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Noun1.femoris - the longest and thickest bone of the human skeletonfemoris - the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee
lateral condyle - a condyle on the outer side of the lower extremity of the femur
medial condyle - a condyle on the inner side of the lower extremity of the femur
thigh - the part of the leg between the hip and the knee
trochanter - one of the bony prominences developed near the upper extremity of the femur to which muscles are attached
leg bone - a bone of the leg
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After the El ClAaAaAeAeAaAaAeA sico last December, Benzema underwent a medical examinatio which he was diagnosed with a lesion in the biceps femoris muscle of the right leg, according to the club at the time.
Edema scores for gluteus maximus, long head of biceps femoris, and semimembranosus were significantly higher in IMNM than in MADD (all P = 0.
2012) observed muscle recruitment patterns of the vastus lateralis, biceps femoris and gastrocnemius after a five week training period with IC, and found no difference in recruitment patterns upon returning to NC cycling (Burns et al.
5] also reported a case of a quadratus femoris tear in a patient presenting with persistent sciatica.
Additionally, there was a decreased of muscular deep sensitivity and decreased muscular tonus of the tensor fasciae latae muscle and quadriceps femoris muscle.
The case of an elderly male diagnosed with a large iatrogenic pseudoaneurysm arising from the profunda femoris artery on ultrasound examination is presented.
Patients were divided into two as patients with collum femoris fractures (group 1; n=23) and intertrochanteric fractures (group 2; n=37).
The lumbar plexus consists of sensory and motor nerves, which innervates visceral organs in the pelvis and anterior and anterolateral dermatomes of the thigh and the medial dermatome of the lower leg, as well as provides motor control for the quadriceps femoris muscle (8, 9).
The pikas of experimental group were injected with 1 mL of 1 mol/L N-isopropyl oxamate, a specific LDH-C4 inhibitor, in biceps femoris muscle of hind legs, each leg with 500 uL.
Quadriceps femoris angle, which is also known as Q angle or patellofemoral angle, has been defined as the angle between a line drawn to the center of patella from anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) and another one drawn from the center of patella to tibial tubercle center (Hahn and Anders,1997).
The activation of the rectus femoris and biceps femoris in 4 athletes showed distinct patterns in relation to the activation time and amplitude of the signal, however, it was observed in all athletes activation of two muscles together.
In practice, retail cuts from sirloin subprimal (primarily consisted of gluteus medius (GM) and biceps femoris (BF) muscles) are typically used in the foodservice and food retail industries.