acetabular notch

(redirected from incisura acetabuli)

ac·e·tab·u·lar notch

[TA]
a gap in the inferior the margin of the acetabulum, bridged by the transverse acetabular ligament, giving passage to the acetabular branches of the obturator artery and vein.
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acetabular notch

The notch in the inferior border of the acetabulum.
See also: notch
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Fossa acetabuli was deep and incisura acetabuli was formed as wide notch.
Fossa acetabuli was deep in line with the literature (Atalar and Ozdemir, 2002; Evans and Christensen, 1979; Getty, 1975) and incisura acetabuli was in the form of a wide notch (Dinc et al., 1999; Getty, 1975; Ozdemir and Karan, 2001; Ozdemir and Atalar, 2003).