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Synonyms for cruciate

shaped like a cross


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There are three common repair methods for a torn cranial cruciate ligament.
A total of 470 cruciate cases qualified for payment under the Players' Injury Scheme last year.
The visualization in anterior cruciate ligament injuries is applied through direct radiographs, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasonography (usg) and arthroscopy.
The injury is as bad as I feared, but the surgeon has said they won't know the full extent of the damage to the medial ligament until they open me up to repair the cruciate.
A club statement read: "Rovers are preparing for the start of the season without Leon Best after he suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
Bute will contest the Balliemore Cup in Skye against Caberfeidh but following the same final in 1988 Martin was forced to retire with a cruciate ligament injury that left his knee requiring complete reconstruction.
Gibson ruptured his cruciate ligament in the same knee in July 2009 and then again in April 2010 in his first training session back.
An injury we often see is rupture of the cruciate ligament in the stifle (knee) joint.
A well-known human injury, rupture of the cruciate ligament is the most common orthopedic injury in man's best friend
Veterinary reference collections and libraries catering to vet students specializing in veterinary surgery need Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament.
Veterinarians summarize the current understanding of the cruciate ligament rupture arthropathy to augment previous studies, which have focused on surgically treating the unstable stifle rather than the disease mechanisms.
In the past decade, estimates quote the annual incidence of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury as nearly 1 in every 3000 people in the United States.
CAIRO: Ismaili marksman Youssef Gamal is set to undergo knee surgery to repair his damaged cruciate ligament, and thus will be ruled out of action for the remainder of the term.
Although Dindane has been discussed, there are, as yet, no plans to pursue him, not least as he has only recently recovered from a major cruciate injury.
MATTHEW Bates faces nine months on the sidelines after suffering a third cruciate knee ligament injury, Gareth Southgate confirmed today.