pubofemoral

pubofemoral

 [pu″bo-fem´o-ral]
pertaining to the pubis and femur.
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pu·bo·fem·o·ral

(pyū'bō-fem'ŏ-răl),
Relating to the os pubis and the femur.
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pubofemoral

(pū″bō-fĕm′or-ăl) [″ + femur, thigh bone]
Pert. to the os pubis and femur.
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pubofemoral ligament, which attaches the most forward part of the pelvis known as the pubis to the femur;
The articular capsule of the hip joint is a fibrous collagenous structure that encircles the proximal femur and acetabulum and is reinforced by capsular ligaments (iliofemoral, pubofemoral, and ischiofemoral components).