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Term:
femoral neck cross-sectional area (CMO:0001697)
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calculated femur cross-sectional area +   
femoral neck cross-sectional area +   
A measurement of the extent of a plane through, that is, perpendicular to the longest axis of, the femoral neck, the heavy, flattened, pyramidal process of bone connecting the head and the shaft of the femur, the major bone in the upper portion of the hindlimb of quadrupeds or the lower limb of bipeds.
femur cortical cross-sectional area +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: total femoral neck cross-sectional area
Definition Sources: Multiple_Dictionaries:http://www.thefreedictionary.com/, Wikipedia:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Femur_neck

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