In a boy of thirteen Storrs has reported fracture of the femur within the acetabulum.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Associated Words: sciatic, ischial, ischiatic, coxalgia, acetabulum.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
It has a large round head, which is received into the acetabulum, thus affording a good illustration of a ball and socket joint.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
C. The acetabulum; c, the ligamentum teres.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
The acetabulum is almost obliterated.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Acetabulum, a small cup or vinegar cup.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
The large, round head of this bone is placed in the acetabulum.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
The origin posterior to the acetabulum is fleshy.
"Myology and Serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae" by William B. Stallcup
Ilium; Is, ischium; Pb, pubis; d.l, dorso-lumbar vertebrae; Cd, caudal vertebrae; Am, acetabulum.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The acetabulum for the head of the femur is imperforate, being a simple oval basin, as in Chelonian reptiles and the higher Mammals.
"Dragons of the Air" by H. G. Seeley
The head of the femur has been separated from the acetabulum.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
As we have passed the upper blade behind the right acetabulum or foramen ovale, so now we must introduce the other in the opposite direction, viz.
"A System of Midwifery" by Edward Rigby