Eight days after the injury an abscess was opened near the tuberosity of the ischium, and the ball was removed from that spot.
When the nodosity begins to decay and becomes of a cancerous nature, it is called a tuberosity.
Avulsion of the tuberosity of the tibia occasionally occurs in youths, from violent contraction of the quadriceps—as in jumping.
The posterior and external angle of the ischium is rough and prominent; it is the tuberosity of the ischium.
Nor is the malar bone a guide, for this might easily be mistaken for the tuberosity of the ischium, or even for the shoulder.
We further note a muscle of the same kind, and presenting the same aspect, which comes from the tuberosity of the ischium.
The anterior length of the hind-limb, taken from the tuberosity of the tibia to the fold of the ham.
It arises above from the inferior surface of the ischium, and from the tuberosity of the same bone.
That over the tuberosity of the ischium, when enlarged as a trade disease, is known as “weaver's” or “tailor's bottom.”
The width of the hind-leg, viewed laterally, from the cleft of the buttocks to the inferior part of the tuberosity of the tibia.
tuberosity tu·ber·os·i·ty (tōō'bə-rŏs'ĭ-tē, tyōō'-)
The quality or condition of being tuberous.
A projection or protuberance, especially one at the end of a bone for the attachment of a muscle or tendon.