Bone structure of acetabulum

Known as: Acetabulum, Cotyloid Cavities, Cotyloid Cavity 
Two cup shaped areas, one each on the lateral side of the lower pelvis that house the head of the femur to form the ball and socket joint of the hip.
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1937-2018
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND This study was performed to evaluate whether symptomatic anterior femoro-acetabular impingement due to acetabular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Surgical dislocation of the hip is rarely undertaken. The potential danger to the vascularity of the femoral head has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We describe a little-known variety of hip dysplasia, termed 'acetabular retroversion', in which the alignment of the mouth of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Population based studies have demonstrated that having a first degree relative with a hip fracture is predictive of future hip… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
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  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
  • 1993
The orientation of an acetabulum or an acetabular prosthesis may be described by its inclination and anteversion. Orientation can… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A new periacetabular osteotomy of the pelvis has been used for the treatment of residual hip dysplasias in adolescents and adults… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The frequency of radiological demarcation of the cement-bone junction in the acetabulum after total hip replacement has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
X-ray measurements of the hip joints of children, with special reference to the acetabular index, suggest that the upper standard… (More)
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1963
Highly Cited
1963
 
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