Upon thawing, the head and left metathoracic femur of each moth were removed and dried.
Certain fractures of larger long bones, such as the femur , are hard to keep straight in a cast.
Now he has been left hobbling on crutches after muggers fractured the top of his femur (thigh bone) while trying to rip off his running shoes.
Bruising of the articular cartilage of the femur (thigh bone) is also seen on the MRI scans of these patients.
Several areas of the pelvis and the femur are likely to sustain injuries.
While the femur could likely fold back against the side to a considerable degree, it cannot rotate dorsoventrally.
In long bones, such as the femur (thigh bone) a more complex, spiral fracture is more common.
The bullet nicked his femoral artery, but he reached hospital before it burst.
Severe injuries, involving the loss of tibiae, femora , and entire legs were rare but did occur in four exclusive and six nonexclusive pairs.
The shark attacked more than once and severed the femoral artery which caused McInnis to bleed to death.