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Descriptor in English: Hip
Descriptor in Spanish: Cadera
Descriptor in Portuguese: Quadril
Descriptor in French: Hanche
Entry term(s): Coxa
Coxas
Hips
Tree number(s): A01.378.610.400
Scope note: The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.
Annotation: do not confuse with HIP JOINT or PELVIC BONES (os coxae); aseptic or avascular necrosis = FEMUR HEAD NECROSIS; differentiate from HIP JOINT
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
VI virology
DeCS UI: 6773
Descriptor UI: D006615
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Hip - Preferred
Concept UI M0010361
Scope note The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.
Preferred term Hip
Entry term(s) Coxa
Coxas
Hips



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