Femoral Acetabular Impingementby
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
. 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 Hurtsby
. 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...
The new ...by
(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 DOGSby
. 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 Blogby
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...