neck shaft angle

neck shaft angle

an angle created by the intersection of a line through the femoral shaft and a line through the femoral head and neck. Also called femoral angle.
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Coxa valga was also evident on imaging, with a neck shaft angle of approximately 163[degrees] (Fig.
The Turon is the first total shoulder system to incorporate the company's proprietary IMIN[TM] (Intrinsic Modular Indexable Neck) technology, a patented clocking feature that provides the ability to dial in the humeral neck shaft angle position.