Obturator foramen

Known as: Foramen obturatorium, Foramen obturatum, Obturator 
An opening in the hip bone formed by the public bone and the ischium and closed by the obturator membrane.
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2012
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2012
The purpose of this article it to present a procedure of shape characterisation using the classical Fourier analysis combined… (More)
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2012
2012
To estimate distances from the mid-urethra to the obturator foramina and to explore correlations between pelvic dimensions and… (More)
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2012
2012
The obturator foramen is large oval aperture in males or irregularly triangular aperture in females in the hipbone, situated… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine dimensions of the obturator foramen and pubic arch of the female pelvis and… (More)
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2006
2006
The obturator foramen is a large opening in the hip bone situated below and anterior to the acetabulum. The obturator foramen is… (More)
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2005
2005
The objective of the study is to clarify potential risks to the dorsal nerve of the clitoris (DNC) and obturator canal using… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to assess the feasibility and short-term results of cystocele repair by the placement of a synthetic… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Suburethral meshes can be implanted via the classic retropubic route (TVT) or by a new insertion technique that passes the tape… (More)
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2003
2003
Our objective was to determine the relationships between a trans-obturator sling and anatomic structures within the obturator… (More)
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1983
1983
Computed tomography was performed on a patient presenting with cryptic small bowel obstruction. A correct preoperative diagnosis… (More)
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