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coxa

 [kok´sah] (L.)
1. hip.
coxa pla´na flattening of the head of the femur resulting from osteochondrosis of its epiphysis.
coxa val€´ga deformity of the hip joint with increase in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur.
coxa va´ra deformity of the hip joint with decrease in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur.

hip

(hip),
1. The lateral prominence of the pelvis, extending from the waist to the thigh and formed by the iliac crest, the greater trochanter of the femur, and associated soft tissues. Synonym(s): coxa (1)
2. Synonym(s): hip bone
3. Synonym(s): hip joint
4. Less precisely, the proximal parts of the femur, including the head, neck, and greater and lesser trochanters. It is this sense that is meant in the common phrases "hip fracture" and "hip nailing." [anat. usage note to avoid ambiguity it may be advisable to add a specifying word (hip joint, hip region) or to avoid hip altogether (femoral neck fracture).]
[A.S. hype]

coxa

(kok´sah) [L.]
1. hip.

coxa mag´na  broadening of the head and neck of the femur.
coxa pla´na  osteochondrosis of the capitular epiphysis of the femur.
coxa val´ga  deformity of the hip with increase in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur.
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(A) Normal hip joint; (B) coxa vara; (C) coxa valga.
coxa va´ra  deformity of the hip with decrease in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur.
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(A) Normal hip joint; (B) coxa vara; (C) coxa valga.

coxa

(kŏk′sə)
n. pl. coxae (kŏk′sē′)
1. Anatomy The hip or hip joint.
2. Zoology The first segment of the leg of an insect or other arthropod, joining the leg to the body.

cox′al adj.

coxa

[kok′sə] pl. coxae
Etymology: L, hip
the hip joint; the head of the femur and the acetabulum of the innominate bone.

hip bone

(hip bōn) [TA]
A large flat bone formed by the fusion of the ilium, ischium, and pubis (in the adult), constituting the lateral half of the pelvis; it articulates with its fellow anteriorly, with the sacrum posteriorly, and with the femur laterally.
Synonym(s): coxa (1) , innominate bone, os coxa.

hip joint

(hip joynt) [TA]
The ball-and-socket synovial joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum.
Synonym(s): coxa (2) .

coxa

The hip or hip joint.

coxa

the basal segment of the leg of an insect.

hip

; hip joint; coxa lateral prominence of upper wing of pelvis between the waist and thigh

coxa

pl. coxae [L.] the hip, loosely, the hip joint.

coxa plana
flattening of the head of the femur resulting from osteochondrosis of its epiphysis.
coxa valga
deformity of the hip joint with increase in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur, producing a straighter bone.
coxa vara
deformity of the hip joint with decrease in the angle of inclination between the neck and shaft of the femur.
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While a generalized disruption of the static stabilizers likely contributed to this, it is the concurrent coxa valga and resultant stressing of the dynamic stabilizers that ultimately led to the posterior instability.
La coxa I presento una espina externa larga y aguda cubriendo en parte a la coxa II.
3H): Biramous; protopod two-segmented, coxa without setae, basis with four setae; endopod four-segmented with 2, 2, 2, 5 setae; exopod with five plumose setae.
Apparent medial joint space typically normalizes as the overgrown cartilage ossifies despite the lateral subluxation associated with coxa magna.
Frontal view of the femurs revealed enlarged acetabular cavities with rough margins, and poorly formed femoral epiphyses and widened femoral necks with coxa valga (Fig.
The churrasco (Dh195) also includes endless starters of homemade nachos with melted cheese served with sour cream, salsa, guacamole and garlic bread served with egg plant antipasti, carret de cordeiro lamb chops, pernil de cordeiro lamb leg, asinha de frango chicken wings, sobre coxa desossada chicken thighs and as much mash potato, corn, kidney beans, fried banana and chimichuri as you can manage.
Lengths of the coxa, trochanter, femur, tibia, and tarsus were taken at the longest aspect.
The diagnoses included developmental dysplasia of the hip, Paget's disease, posttraumatic injury and osteoarthritis with anatomic abnormalities, Perthes disease, proximal and distal femoral mismatch, childhood hip sepsis, slipped epiphysis, coxa magna, prior hip fusion, protrusio, and osteonecrosis.
pterygocercus, distal tips of pectines not extending past distal ends of coxa IV in females, and distal ends of trochanter IV in males; pectine teeth: males 42-48 (n = 41 combs), females 29-35 (n = 48 combs); (3) caparace and tergites with coarser granules and stronger carination than in A.
Atualmente, este setor vem se preocupando com o rendimento de carcaça, carne de peito, coxa e sobrecoxa, além da qualidade da carcaça e da carne.