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Consumer Information on: Pinnacle® CoMplete® Acetabular Hip System - P090002 by FDA , socket-shaped part (acetabulum) that the ball-shaped part fits in A metal shell that fastens the metal...
Femoral Acetabular Impingement by NOHC Patient Expert There is a relatively recent addition to the potential causes of hip arthritis that we are investigating at the Neurologic & Orthopedic Hospital of Chicago: Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI). The topic has been called one
Hip pain can be misdiagnosed. by Carol Grant . This is a condition of too much friction in the hip joint. Basicallythe ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum... from the French word meaning “to pinch”) describes the situation where the socket or acetabulum...
My Stomach Hurts by Susan Patient Expert . Next the surgeon will cut across the pelvis slightly above the acetabulum. The bone graft will be inserted... off and sometimes in a separate operation. The pelvic osteotomy brings the whole acetabulum (socket) down...
Femoroacetabular Impingement – Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment of FAI by Mike Reinold Patient Expert . Femoroacetabular impingement occurs when the femoral head and acetabulum rub abnormally, resulting in damage... junction, resulting in impingement against the acetabulum, particularly with flexion, internal rotation, or...
Hip Pain in Athletes: The Origin of Femoroacetabular Impingement? by Eric C. Healthy Living Professional on Day 2, Ron said something to the effect of (paraphrased): “A superior acetabulum isn’t much different... overgrowth of the femoral head (cam), acetabulum (pincer), or both (mixed), as the graphic from Lavigne et al...
Hip Anteversion – Assessment and Implications for Strength and Conditioning Programs by Eric C. Healthy Living Professional for their femurs as they sit in the acetabulum (or hip socket). To be classified as anteverted, the femoral head... within the acetabulum. We get a positive Craig’s test when the hip rotation at the point of ideal femoral alignment...
The new ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven (the large thigh bone) where it connects to the hip socket (acetabulum). A metallic cap covers the femoral... inserted into the acetabulum. Hip resurfacing may delay hip replacement ...
HIP DYSPLASIA IN DOGS by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven . The ball portion is the head of the femur (thigh bone) while the socket (acetabulum) is located... to the acetabulum. Also, the joint capsule, which is a very strong band of connective tissue, encircles the two...
Resurrecting a Blog by Chris Gibson Patient Expert what I was told): the floor of my acetabulum is almost non existent. This sometimes happens after the surgery... on the other one. That popping I mentioned earlier? That was my femoral head popping out of my acetabulum...

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