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UNIT TWO
Obturator foramen
Ischium
Coccyx
Sacral hiatus
Sacrum
Sacrum
Sacral promontory
Sacroiliac joint
Acetabulum
Pubis
Symphysis
pubis
(a)
(b)
Pubic arch
Ischium
Pubic tubercle
Ilium
Ilium
Sacral canal
Pubis
(c)
FIGURE 7.47
Pelvic girdle. (
a
) Anterior view. (
b
) Posterior
view. This girdle provides an attachment for the lower limbs
and together with the sacrum and coccyx forms the pelvis.
(
c
) Radiograph of the pelvic girdle.
Anterior
superior
iliac spine
Anterior
inferior
iliac spine
Iliac crest
Posterior
superior
iliac spine
Posterior
inferior
iliac spine
Greater
sciatic notch
Lesser
sciatic notch
Iliac crest
Iliac fossa
Ilium
Ilium
Ischium
Ischium
Pubis
Pubis
Ischial
tuberosity
Ischial spine
Obturator
foramen
Obturator foramen
Acetabulum
Pubic crest
Pubic tubercle
(b)
(a)
FIGURE 7.48
Right hip bone. (
a
) Medial surface. (
b
) Lateral view.
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