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Synonyms for body

Synonyms for body

the physical frame of a dead person or animal

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

a group of people organized for a particular purpose

the main part

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a separate and distinct portion of matter

a measurable whole

body forth: to represent (an abstraction, for example) in or as if in bodily form

Synonyms for body

a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person

an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects

a collection of particulars considered as a system

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the central message of a communication

the main mass of a thing

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a resonating chamber in a musical instrument (as the body of a violin)

the external structure of a vehicle

invest with or as with a body

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We consider that the values we obtained are more reliable in reference to dimensional ratios between the vertebral-disk elements than the ones obtained by the old formula, namely the direct ratio of the intervertebral disk height and the corresponding vertebral body height.
11, 13) The kyphoplasty method represents a variation of vertebroplasty whereby an angioplasty-like balloon is inserted into the vertebral body, and inflated to create a cavity.
Why our patient sustained a strong and precocious progression of the infection into the IVD and adjacent vertebral body after a CT-guided aspiration biopsy of the vertebral body is somewhat an enigma.
Based on loss of vertebral body height, either PVP or PKP was performed under local anesthesia through a unilateral puncture with the patient in the prone position.
Within the vertebral body a granulomatous lesion develops, comprised of leukocytes, caseous material, bone debris and tubercle bacilli.
It is intended to replace and fuse a collapsed, damaged, or unstable vertebral body due to a tumor or a fracture.
We are extremely pleased to provide innovative new treatment options for the many patients suffering from painful metastatic tumors of the vertebral body.
Currently, the titanium mesh cage is a common option for vertebral body replacement hardware after anterior decompression and corpectomy.
An abnormal appearance of the L3 vertebral body on plain radiographs prompted CT investigation which suggested pathological fracture of L3 with posterior convexing of the vertebral body and epidural mass.
Each spinal segment is composed of the vertebral body, the arc with two wide legs, flat plates, spinous process, and the inter vertebral disc.
The C1 vertebrae or 'atlas' is a ring shaped bone which does not contain a vertebral body or a spinous process.
introduces the EXPEDIUM[R] Vertebral Body Derotation (VBD) Set to help surgeons correct spinal alignment and decrease rib rotation in patients with scoliosis.
1) Vertebral body osteomyelitis has been defined as a distinct entity that describes an infection of the vertebral body.
For both readers, significant correlations were found between the CT and DXA BMD measurements for each vertebral body, and between the CT and DXA T scores for each vertebral body.