The cartilage of the acetabulum is 'C' shaped with the opening facing downwards (omega shaped). What is the name given to the inferior facing opening?
A) Acetabular fossa
B) Fovea fossa
C) Fovea Capitus
D) Acetabular notch
A) Acetabular Fossa
a = A depressed area in the floor of the acetabulum above the acetabular notch
b = in the medial part of the rim of the acetabulum
d = a fovea on the head of the femur, where the round ligament is attached.
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