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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and bilaterally in the caput femoris and an old fracture on the anterior side of her right sacrum.
In recent years, it has also been explored for the treatment of the ischemic necrosis of the caput femoris, aphtha, bedsore and wound healing, and so on.