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Femoral

Femoral

(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the femur or to the thigh.

Origin: L. Femoralis


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Re: Oops.. there goes the femoral artery

I just had a friend whose femoral artery was accidentally cut during surgery...and he didn't make it. He bled to death.

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by sadfriend
Fri Jan 07, 2011 4:03 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Oops.. there goes the femoral artery
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Oops.. there goes the femoral artery

I had a friend of my parents who accidentally got her femoral artery cut during a surgery and survived. I know that this artery is important, as it is a very large artery and apparently she was very lucky that she didn't need an amputation, but I just ...

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by fastsandslash
Thu Jul 22, 2010 3:26 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Oops.. there goes the femoral artery
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The Fiber Disease

... extremities with progressive ischemia, necrosis, and thrombosis of major arteries due to hyphal invasion. Limb gangrene, aneurysm formation of the femoral, popliteal, and iliac arteries and the aorta, and ultimately fatal hemorrhage is common (41% overall mortality) despite aggressive medical and ...

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by hartuk
Thu Nov 09, 2006 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5560871

Calculating Blood Flow

... information: O2 consumption by tissues of leg= 25ml O2/ minute O2 concentration in pulmonary artery= 190ml O2/ 1000mL blood O2 concentration in femoral (into leg) artery= 190ml O2/ 1000mL blood O2 concentration in femoral (out of leg) vein= 140ml O2/ 1000mL blood HR= 80 beats/minute End Diastolic ...

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by ScienceAnon
Wed Aug 02, 2006 11:34 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Calculating Blood Flow
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Views: 7471

need info -BILATERAL GENU VALGUS

... legs at the knee. It is an acquired deformity. It can be unilateral or bilateral. Injury or septic destruction of the lateral half of the lower femoral eqiphyseal plate, results in arrested growth of the lateral condyle of the femur. The continued growth of the medial condyle results in unilateral ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Feb 06, 2006 7:07 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: need info -BILATERAL GENU VALGUS
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Views: 8938
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