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Antonyms for cephalic

of or relating to the head


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There are three common repair methods for a torn cranial cruciate ligament.
Biomet also is the exclusive global distributor of OPM's OsteoFab cranial device.
Cranial osteopaths are often well-versed in the treatment of cranial nerve palsies that we see with Lyme and babesiosis, such as Bell's palsy (CN VII), and trigeminal neuralgia (CN V) palsy.
Treatment focused on releasing her cranial base, including the occiput and temporal bones, and the horizontal membrane system, particularly on the right.
His colleague and friend Dave Mathers (who has taken out a home equity loan to live his dream of traveling around the world) suggests that Stephen try a cranial equity loan so that Stephen can quit his job and write a novel.
In a statement, Dr Dave Rosser, medical director, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, said Malala would undergo cranial reconstruction surgery in late January or early February as part of her long-term recovery.
This book facilitates understanding of nervous system function with specific sections dealing with sensory and motor functions, functions mediated by the cranial nerves and so-called higher cortical functions.
The same pattern of non-natural injury is true for skeletons from Melkbosstrand and Modder River, where several individuals buried in shared graves demonstrated unhealed cranial lesions.
But I have yet to see clinical evidence supporting cranial osteopathy.
In the researchers' analysis, skull surgery, or trephination, occurred on seven of 23 Inca individuals who suffered major cranial trauma, most likely due to warfare, and on 21 of 77 individuals who had minor, healed cranial injuries.
i) the presence of unilateral palsies of the cranial nerves,
Veterinary reference collections and libraries catering to vet students specializing in veterinary surgery need Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament.
For students and professionals in health sciences studying or reviewing the neuroanatomy and gross anatomy of the 12 cranial nerves, Wilson-Pauwels (biomedical communications, U.
1983), while observing by arteriography the anatomy of the abdominal viscera and the lombar region in caprines, carnivores, swine and rabbits, report that the cranial mesenteric artery, in these species, is originated from the following branches: middle colic artery, the most developed branch, which anastomoses with the left gastroepiploic artery; ileocolic artery, where, in goats and rabbits, it is the first released branch; cranial duodenal pancreatic artery; and several jejunal arteries anastomose themselves, originating arches.
Distortion coordinates (Cartesian Transformations) are used to compare the ontogenetic allometry in cranial morphology of first, second, and third instars of Hydaticus bimarginatus (Say).