Structure of lesser trochanter of femur

Known as: Lesser trochanter of femur, Lesser Trochanters, Lesser trochanter 
A cone-shaped projection in the shaft of the femur in which the iliopsoas muscle is attached.
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2015
Review
2015
Ischiofemoral impingement (IFI) is an uncommon source of hip pain characterized by abnormal proximity of the lesser trochanter… (More)
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2010
2010
The presentation of osteochondroma lesion in proximal femur is infrequently encountered as most are usually asymptomatic. Here we… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The bony anatomy of the hip leads to a limited array of impingement syndromes, more frequently resulting from abnormal contact… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study evaluates the three-dimensional anatomy of the femur with congenital dysplasia of the hip (CDH) in comparison with… (More)
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2003
2003
The aim of this study was to compare bone mineral density (BMD) in a population-based sample of middle-aged and older Norwegians… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The purpose of this study was to compare the structural properties of a new vs. established design of composite replicate femurs… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In an effort to limit the amount of soft tissue dissection at the fracture site, indirect reduction and minimally invasive… (More)
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1991
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1991
To define the natural history of bone loss around a femoral prosthesis, the bone mineral content and bone mineral density were… (More)
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1990
1990
Thirty-three segmental fractures of the shaft of the femur were treated with the Grosse-Kempf interlocking nail. Twenty-eight of… (More)
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1967
Highly Cited
1967
 
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