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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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Mandibula sin diente preapical; coxa con lado externo anguloso visto desde arriba; segunda celda submarginal sobre el margen anterior menor que la tercera; peciolo del metasoma recto en vista lateral, mas largo que el femur posterior; esterno apical del metasoma de la hembra no aquillado.
Em relacao a avaliacao perimetrica foi observado que os atletas 82,7 [+ or -] 8,8 centimetros de torax, 70,6 [+ or -] 6,05 centimetros de cintura, 70,8 [+ or -] 15,5 centimetros de abdomen, 26,1 [+ or -] 3,12 centimetros de braco direito, 25,6 [+ or -] 3,03 centimetros de braco esquerdo, 49,2 [+ or -] 4,8 centimetros de coxa direita e 49,1 [+ or -] 4,8 centimetros de coxa esquerda, conforme tabela 2.
Figura no 3--Diferenca das medidas antes e apos o periodo de treinamento dos atletas de handebol (Cravinhos, 2012) Masculino Feminino Geral Circunferencia da coxa 1,9 cm 3 cm 2,6 cm Circunferencia do braco (cm) 2,6 cm 1,2 cm 1,8 cm Prega Cutanea do Triceps (mm) 3,6 mm 1,6 mm 2,3 mm Note: Table made from bar graph.
Em seguida, as fascias crural e lata foram seccionadas no nivel da articulacao femorotibiopatelar, e o musculo biceps femural foi rebatido, permitindo assim a identificacao do nervo isquiatico e suas ramificacoes ao longo de seu trajeto pela musculatura da coxa.
Dentre os locais de maior adiposidade, as dobras cutaneas suprailiaca e coxa medial apresentaram os maiores valores medios, apesar de nenhuma das medias ultrapassar 10 mm de espessura (tabela 5).
Prothorax: with dorsal surface bearing numerous tiny asperities, in lateral view distinctly greater in length than fore coxa (9.
Legs ivory; first pair with tarsomeres infuscate; second pair with femur, tibia e tarsi infuscate, third pair with coxa ventrally, trochanter and trochantellus, external margin of femur, tibia ventrally, anteriorly and posteriorly and tarsi infuscate.
Covered Tampere University Hospital Premises In The Area Of Responsibility The Maintenance Responsibility Of Items: Tampere University Central Hospital, PitkNiemi Hospital, Valkeakoski And Vammala Area Hospitals And Coxa Oy.
Assim, o objetivo deste estudo foi analisar a forca isometrica e dinamica e a circunferencia de coxa em mulheres adultas jovens.