Recent Examples of femoral from the Web
The thickness of Eberle’s bones didn’t allow the femoral head to roll properly.
Then the robber left, last spotted walking north toward Kansas City, Kan. The bullet severed Ninemire’s femoral artery.
Frank Anaya severely cut his leg and femoral artery while battling the brush fire.
Anysia Brooks said her brother's two friends also were hit by the gunfire - one of them in the femoral artery- and both remained hospitalized on Tuesday.
Dr. Bukur punctured Ms. Williams’s thigh, threaded a slim tube into her femoral artery and eased it up about 12 inches into her aorta, the major artery that carries blood from the heart to most of the body.
Motor vehicle accident-type force with the hip in an unusual position is required to make the femoral head come out of the socket.
Ringer threaded a fine-gauge catheter into Deuer’s femoral artery, through her body, and then into the brain to the aneurysm.
The patient was able to go home shortly after the catheter was removed because his doctors decided to use the radial artery in his arm, rather than the femoral artery in his leg, to access his heart.
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