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Lesser Trochanter

Summary Information: Lesser Trochanter

Lesser Trochanter: The lesser trochanter is one anatomical structure of the femur, often called the thigh bone. The lesser trochanter is located in the upper, medial femur and is a process, or bulge, that provides the attachment site for the psoas major muscle.

Conditions that can afflict lesser trochanter include avulsion fracture, hip fracture, infection, trauma, and osteoporosis.

Closely Related Organs: Lesser Trochanter

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Lesser Trochanter:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Lesser Trochanter

The following conditions are related to the organ: Lesser Trochanter:

Other Names: Lesser Trochanter

The following are other names for the organ: Lesser Trochanter:

  • Lesser Trochanter of the femur

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Lesser Trochanter

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Lesser Trochanter:

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