pubofemoral ligament


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pu·bo·fem·o·ral lig·a·ment

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a thickened part of the capsule of the hip joint that extends from the superior ramus of the pubis to the intertrochanteric line of the femur.

pubofemoral ligament

a triangular ligament anteroinferior to the hip joint. Its base is attached medially to the iliopubic eminence, adjacent bone, and obturator membrane.
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pubofemoral ligament, which attaches the most forward part of the pelvis known as the pubis to the femur;