Femur | Femur, Fracture | Fracture Of Neck Of Femur | Fracture of Shaft of Femur

[wordpress_file_upload]Femur The medical name for the thigh bone, which is the longest bone in the body. The lower end of the femur hinges with the tibia to form the knee joint. Te upper end is rounded into a ball that fits exactly into a socket in the pelvis to form the hip joint. The head of the femur is joined to the bone shaft by a narrow piece of bone called the neck of the femur, which is a common fracture site. St the lower end, the bone is enlarged to from two lumps that distribute the Read more [...]