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Related to acetabular: acetabular angle, Acetabular Fracture, Acetabular labrum

acetabular

 [as″ĕ-tab´u-ler]
pertaining to the acetabulum.

ac·e·tab·u·lar

(as-ĕ-tab'yū-lăr),
Relating to the acetabulum.

acetabular

/ac·e·tab·u·lar/ (as″ĕ-tab´u-lar) pertaining to the acetabulum.

acetabular

[as′ətab′yələr]
Etymology: L, acetabulum, little saucer
pertaining to the acetabulum.

ac·e·tab·u·lar

(as-ĕ-tab'yū-lăr)
Relating to the acetabulum.

acetabulum

(as″ĕ-tab′ū-lŭm) [L., a little saucer for vinegar]
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ACETABULUM OF RIGHT HIP BONE (FEMALE)
The cavity or depression on the lateral surface of the innominate bone (hip bone). This bone is composed of the three bones ilium, ischium, and pubis, and provides the socket into which the head of the femur fits. acetabular (-lăr), adjective See: illustration

acetabular

pertaining to the acetabulum.

acetabular dysplasia
see hip dysplasia.
acetabular sourcil
thickening of subchondral acetabular bone. Used as an indicator of biomechanics in the canine hip joint and in radiographic assessment for hip dysplasia.
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Saikko, Analysis of Relative Motion between Femoral Head and Acetabular Cup and Advances in Computation of the Wear Factor for the Prosthetic Hip Joint, Acta Polytechnica Vol.
The total hip replacement was dislocated revealing the acetabular construct deep within the pelvis.
Arcam produced the first batches of acetabular cups, allowing their engineers to optimize the production process while Adler Ortho concurrently initiated the clinical and biomedical trials.
Primary acetabular involvement of the weight-bearing zone probably reflects upon the abnormal bone metabolism during pregnancy.
Not only could injury occur to the acetabular labrum, but the repetitive rotational velocities may also be contributing to joint ROM adaptations.
Two types of FAI can be distinguished: those secondary to abnormalities of the proximal femur (cam impingement) and those secondary to acetabular causes (pincer impingement).
Additionally, robotic-arm assisted total hip arthroplasty has demonstrated acetabular cup placement four times more consistent to the pre-operative plan than manual cup placement[sup.
6,9) Acetabular decortication in the form of rim trimming was performed in order to leave a stable rim of articular cartilage.
Byrd and Jones published a report in 2003 of 48 patients who underwent hip arthroscopy for intraarticular pathology and were retrospectively determined to have acetabular dysplasia.
Providing a more personalized fit to patients and increasing range of motion are key points of emphasis in our acetabular offerings," said Katarzyna Mazur, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, EMEA and General Manager, Zimmer GmbH.
The acetabular screws were seen projecting medially into the pelvis with the anterior screw closely abutting the external iliac artery and vein causing compression (Figure 2).