Femur

What is Femur?

The femur is the thigh bone, the longest bone in the body. The lower end joins the tibia (shin) to form the knee joint.

Questions and answers on "Femur"

I have been having this aching pain in front of my femur. it's not the muscle, it feels deeper. it aches a little when not moving but when I stand...

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Brief Answer:
Painful thigh

Detailed Answer:
hi thanks for your question,

the pain could be referred from your lumbar spine or hip joint, or it...

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What is a "femur lesion"? and can anything be done for it??

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Brief Answer:
Femur lesion can be any lesion on the femur bone

Detailed Answer:
Hi LindaBMcker96003,

Welcome to HCM. I understand your concerns....

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How serious is abnormal marrow signal in the femur

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Brief Answer:
May be serious or may not be

Detailed Answer:
I am Dr Gopal Goel , Orthopedic Surgeon
Your query is about about abnormal marrow...

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Hi - I am female, age 65, in overall excellent health. For the last month I’ve had significant pain in my leg bones - mostly the femur (that’s the...

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