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Search Results for: symphysis

Symphysis

Definition noun, plural: symphyses (anatomy) (1) A cartilaginous joint between the articulating bones adjoined by... Read More

Addisons clinical planes

Addisons clinical planes a series of planes used as landmarks in thoracoabdominal topography; the trunk is divided... Read More

Morphological Comparison Between Brazilian’s Mandibles and Populations from Four Continents

PRADO, Felippe Bevilacqua and CARIA, Paulo Henrique Ferreira Abstract: The mandibles found in different regions of the... Read More

Linea mylohyoidea

Definition noun Latin term for mylohoid line, i.e. a ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and... Read More

Synchondrosis

Definition noun, plural: synchondroses (anatomy) A joint in between articulating bones in which the connecting medium is a... Read More

Internal conjugate

Internal conjugate --> conjugate of pelvic inlet distance from the promontory of the sacrum to the upper posterior edge... Read More

Hyaline cartilage

Hyaline Cartilage Definition Firstly, let us ask, what is cartilage? Cartilage is a tough and flexible material. It can be... Read More

Apertura pelvis superior

Apertura pelvis superior --> superior pelvic aperture The upper opening of the true pelvis, bounded anteriorly by the... Read More

Fibrocartilage

Definition noun A type of cartilage that has a fibrous matrix and approaching fibrous connective tissue in... Read More

Superior pelvic aperture

Superior pelvic aperture The upper opening of the true pelvis, bounded anteriorly by the pubic symphysis and the pubic crest... Read More

Prague manoeuvre

Prague manoeuvre An obsolete term for a technique for delivery of the foetus in breech position when the foetal occiput is... Read More

Diagonal conjugate

Diagonal conjugate The anteroposterior dimension of the inlet that measures the clinical distance from the promontory of the... Read More

Joints of pelvic girdle

The joints of pelvic girdle, in anatomy, are the joints that unite the sacrum and the two hip bones, forming the pelvic... Read More

Pelvic inlet

pelvic inlet --> superior pelvic aperture The upper opening of the true pelvis, bounded anteriorly by the pubic symphysis... Read More

Orbicularis oris

orbicularis oris (Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, by nasolabial band from septum of the nose, by superior incisive bundle... Read More

Cartilaginous joint

Definition noun, plural: cartilaginous joints A joint covered with cartilage, such as hyaline or fibrocartilage to allow... Read More

Internal oblique line

Definition noun A ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and backward on either side from the lower... Read More

Mylohyoid ridge

Definition noun A ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and backward on either side from the lower... Read More