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Anatomy-Pelvic Bone/Sacrum

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acetabulum
ilium
iliac crest
anterior superior iliac spine
anterior inferior iliac spine
posterior superior iliac spine
posterior inferior iliac spine
greater sciatic notch
iliac fossa
ischium
ischial spine
ischial tuberosity
obturator foramen
pubis
body of pubis
superior pubic ramus
inferior pubic ramus
Acetabulum
Anterior inferior iliac spine
Anterior superior iliac spine
Name this specific part of the pelvic bone.
Greater sciatic notch
Greater trochanter
Head of femur
Iliac crest
Iliac fossa
Ischial spine
Ischial tuberosity
Ischium
Lesser trochanter
Obturator foramen
Symphysis pubis
Sacroiliac joint
Oscoxa
Made up of 3 fused bones
1) Ilium
2) Ischium
3) Pubis
Ilium
(1)
Major portion of coxa
Ischium
(2)
Posterior to pubis.
Posterior to the obturator foramen.
Portion of the coxa we sit on.
Pubis
(3)
Inferior and anterior to the Ilium.
Anterior to the obturator foramen.
Acetabulum
(8)
Located on the lateral edge of the coxa.
The socket for the head of the femur
Iliac Crest
(1)
Superior ridge of the Ilium.
Anterior Superior Iliac Spine
(20)
Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine
(19)
Posterior Superior Iliac Spine
(3)
Posterior projection of the iliac crest.
Posterior Inferior Iliac Spine
(5)
The superior edge of the greater sciatic notch.
Greater Sciatic Notch
(6)
On posterior side of Ilium.
Lesser Sciatic notch
(9)
Immediately inferior to the ischial spine.
Ischial Spine
(8)
The inferior edge of the greater sciatic notch.
Ischial Tuberosity
(2)
Greater Sciatic notch
(18)
Lesser Sciatic Notch
(20)
Ischial Spine
(19)
Ischial Tuberosity
(21)
What we sit on.
Ischial Ramus
(12)
Pubic Symphysis
(14)
The cartilage where the 2 coaxae are joined anteriorly.
Obturator Foramen
(13)
Huge muscles pass through
Differences between male and female hip bones
Pubic Arch--Female wider than male
Coccyx and sacrum--Straighter in female than male
Pelvic outlet (at ischial spine)--wider in female than male
How to identify right or left Coxa
Acetabulum is lateral
Greater Sciatic Notch is posterior
Iliac Crest
A
Acetabulum
B
Pubis Tubercle
C
Pubis Symphysis
D
Obturator Foramen
E
Ischial Tuberosity
F
Lesser Sciatic Notch
G
Greater Sciatic Notch
H
ala
body
coccyx
sacral foramen
sacrum
transverse lines
Sacral hiatus
Line below 'E'
Median sacral crest
Line above 'E'
alae
entire left wing 'F'
sacral foramina
E
coccyx bone
D
superior articular process
A
sacral canal
B
auricular surfaces
sacral foramina
sacral foramina
sacral promontory
auricular surface
Acetabulum
Acetabular notch
Lunate surface
iliac crest
gluteal lines
greater sciatic notch
lesser sciatic notch
Auricular surface
iliac tuberosity
anterior inferior iliac spine
Obturator foramen
Obturator groove
arcuate line
iliac fossa
pubic symphysis
iliopubic ramus
ischiopubic ramus
Promontory
Alae
Sacral foramina
Transverse lines
auricular surface
superior articular facets
dorsal wall
median spine