The femur neck or neck of the femur is a flattened pyramidal process of bone, connecting the femoral head with the femoral shaft, and forming with the latter a wide angle opening medialward. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Femur_neck ]

Synonyms: femoral neck

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neck of the femur

collum femoris

femur neck

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