caput femoris

head of fe·mur

[TA]
the hemispheric articular surface at the upper extremity of the thigh bone.

caput femoris

[fem′əris]
the head of the femur. It articulates with the acetabulum.
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Proximal femur'un morfolojik ozelliklerine iliskin olarak, caput femoris pozisyonu ve cavum medullare'nin geometrik varyasyonlari oncelikli olarak incelenir.
and bilaterally in the caput femoris and an old fracture on the anterior side of her right sacrum.