Medical Definition of Nelaton's line

1. A line drawn from the anterior superior iliac spine to the tuberosity of the ischium; normally the great trochanter lies in this line, but in cases of iliac dislocation of the hip or fracture of the neck of the femur the trochanter is felt above the line. Synonym: Roser-Nelaton line. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nelaton's Line

Neisseria catarrhalis
Neisseria caviae
Neisseria flava
Neisseria flavescens
Neisseria haemolysans
Neisseria sicca
Neisseria subflava
Nejd
Nek1 protein kinase
Nek2 protein kinase
Nek3 protein kinase
Nelaton's catheter
Nelaton's dislocation
Nelaton's fibres
Nelaton's fold
Nelaton's line
Nelaton's sphincter
Nell
Nell Gwynn
Nell Gwynne
Nell Gywn
Nellie
Nellie Bly
Nellie Ross
Nellie Tayloe Ross
Nellore
Nelson
Nelson's elk
Nelson Algren

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