Osteology

Articulated male pelvis, anteroinferior view

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Osteology
Articulated male pelvis, anteroinferior view
The specimen is viewed from in front and slightly below in order that details of the obturator foramen may be seen.
1 . Iliac crest
2 . Anterior superior iliac spine
3 . Ala of ilium (pointer indicates iliac fossa)
4 . Anterior inferior iliac spine
5 . Arcuate line of ilium
6 . Iliopubic eminence
7 . Pectineal line (pubic bone)
8 . Upper pointer: Superior pubic ramus Lower pointer: Pubic tubercle
9 . Body of pubic bone
10 . Inferior pubic ramus
11 . Lateral part of sacrum
12 . Anterior (pelvic) sacral foramen
13 . Transverse line
14 . Base of sacrum
15 . Sacroiliac joint
16 . Body of ilium
17 . Acetabulum
18 . Ischial spine
19 . Body of ischium
20 . Obturator foramen
21 . Ischial tuberosity
22 . Ramus of ischium