Head of femur

Known as: femur head of, Femoral Head, Heads, Femur 
The hemispheric articular surface at the upper extremity of the thigh bone. (Stedman, 26th ed)
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2006
Review
2006
The etiology of osteonecrosis of the hip may have a genetic basis. The interaction between certain risk factors and a genetic… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
UNLABELLED Early radiographic detection of femoroacetabular impingement might prevent initiation and progression of… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Recently, femoroacetabular impingement has been recognised as a cause of early osteoarthritis. There are two mechanisms of… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND It has been postulated that use of a larger femoral head could reduce the risk of dislocation after total hip… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Aseptic nontraumatic osteonecrosis of the femoral head is a disorder that can lead to femoral head collapse and the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We have observed damage to the labrum as a result of repetitive acetabular impingement in non-dysplastic hips, in which the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The appearance of cancellous bone architecture is different for various skeletal sites and various disease states. During aging… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
 
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Studies using animal tissue suggest that bone marrow contains cells with the potential to differentiate into cartilage and bone… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
A technique was developed to determine the wear of the acetabular component of a total hip replacement by examination of… (More)
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