Femur

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head

big ball at the top of the femur

neck

skinny part below the head

greater trochanter

big bump behind the head of the femur

lesser trochanter

small bump below the bigger bump

shaft

main part of the femur

linea aspera

line that runs along the backside of the femur

medial epicondyle

bump on the bump at the bottom/side of the femur on the head side

lateral epicondyle

bump on the bump at the bottom/side of the femur on the opposite of the head side

medial condyle

the actual bump at bottom on the femur on the head side

lateral condyle

the actual bump on the opposite of the head side at the bottom of the femur

intercondyler fossa

the groove between the condyles

patella bone

knee cap

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