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Hip joint

Hip joint

The ball-and-socket synovial joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum.

Synonym: articulatio coxae, coxa, thigh joint.


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A bone question from Sweden

... live on the west coast of Sweden where I spend a lot of time in the archipelago. Last week I found a very strange bone among some stones on a small ... kind of “buildup” that could be interpreted as belonging to a kind of joint. This makes me think in terms of a hip or pelivis bone but after spending ...

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by Marterius
Fri Oct 04, 2013 11:13 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: A bone question from Sweden
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Fitness Exersice

... do the basic leg stretches which target the major leg muscles like the hip flexor (often the most neglected leg muscle) can be found in this section. ... especially the deltoids. This type of Free Weights exercise is single joint. Lateral Raise strengthens the muscles on your shoulders, especially ...

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by friendyomi
Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:01 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fitness Exersice
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Thanks

... substance biocompatable For example If a doctor is going to replace hip joint he has to make whatever the substances used in making of artificial hip joint biocompatible ...

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by Abu Anzar
Tue Feb 20, 2007 1:09 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Surface Modification
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Views: 4260

I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...

... form of connective tissue. 18 - I don't think it's referring to the hip-thigh joint, but rather the other bones of the hip. No way to be sure, though. I believe that the ...

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by LaceFlowerCookies
Sat Jan 20, 2007 8:40 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...
Replies: 9
Views: 8655

I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...

... form of connective tissue. 18 - I don't think it's referring to the hip-thigh joint, but rather the other bones of the hip. No way to be sure, though. I believe that the ...

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by Darby
Sat Jan 20, 2007 3:45 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...
Replies: 9
Views: 8655
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