acetabular margin

acetabular margin

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the rim of bone around the acetabulum to which is attached the labrum acetabulare.
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Fragmentation of the anterior acetabular margin is frequently seen (Figure 4).
Deepening of the acetabulum leads to painful limitation of abduction as the femoral neck impinges on the superior acetabular margin.
Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia is characterized by a near normal pelvis with some scalloping of the acetabular margin.