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a diacritical mark (^) placed above a vowel in some languages to indicate a special phonetic quality

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5 cm from the lateral prominence of the greater tuberosity, the axillary nerve and posterior humeral circumflex vessels were identified, isolated, and protected with a vessel loop (Fig.
Morphologically, in this case, because of the unique location of the pseudoaneurysm involving the atrioventricular groove, a rare possibility of giant coronary aneurysm involving the left circumflex coronary artery could be an important differential diagnostic consideration.
Samta et al reported that the third part of axillary artery gave rise to a common trunk, which branched into subscapular artery, profunda brachii and circumflex humeral arteries, and also Alar branches arose from the second part of axillary artery.
The fourth artery, after the left anterior descending, left circumflex, and right coronary, was a large conus branch.
In up to 30% of the cases, the subscapular artery can arise from a common trunk with the posterior circumflex humeral artery.
There must now be a huge question mark over the Frenchman's job, possibly a circumflex too.
This artery supplies the circumflex branch that, on its turn, provides several atrial and ventricular branches from which the most constant is the marginal branch that goes down the left margin of the heart.
You'll recall that sometimes we encounter difficulties in placing the circumflex (^) above the Welsh vowels `w' and `y'.
The agreement for the left anterior descending artery, the left circumflex coronary artery, and the right coronary artery ranged between 65% and 80%, Dr.
The blood supply of the proximal humerus is provided mainly by the circumflex humeral arteries, which branch off the axillary artery.
Coronary angiography was performed; proximal and mid portions of LAD had plaques, mid and distal portions of the circumflex artery had plaques, distal circumflex artery was 30% lesion-obstructed, and proximal RCA was 30%-40% lesion-obstructed.
Main coronary arteries selected are RCA, LAD artery and circumflex artery.