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Antonyms for distal

situated farthest from point of attachment or origin, as of a limb or bone


directed away from the midline or mesial plane of the body


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In the case of the femur, the patient's distal femoral resection valgus angle (FVA) - enclosed by the distal femoral anatomical axis and the femoral mechanical axis - is conventionally measured on weightbearing long-leg radiographs.
7) Las fracturas del tercio distal de la tibia son especiales ya que tienen cobertura muscular empobrecida, asi como escasos tejidos blandos; con la consiguiente disminucion de la vascularizacion lo cual puede conducir a complicaciones como la no union, pseudoartrosis, union osea retrasada, infeccion, rigidez articular, dolor a la movilizacion.
Fractures of the distal radius are common injuries and may be the result of either high- or low-energy trauma.
After 1 week, distractor was removed and open reduction and internal fixation with distal radius locking plate and bone graft was done.
Boston Scientific said the acquisition of the gynecology and urology portfolio from Distal Access is immaterial to earnings per share in 2016 and 2017 on an adjusted and GAAP basis.
The aim of this study was to preconfigure the old Y reconstructive plate intended primarily for the treatment of intra-articular fractures of distal humerus and to convert it for extra-articular fractures of distal humerus and distal humeral diaphysis, as well as to examine its biomechanical performance comparing it to the existing osteosynthesis methods with two reconstruction plates in perpendicular and parallel position using the finite element method.
Another of the second distal edges of the second pair of side panels are folded over the second lateral edge of the chassis such that the second distal edges and the second fastening components lie between the first and the second lateral edges of the chassis; and refastenably engaging at least a portion of the first fastening components and at least a portion of the second fastening components while the first fastening components and the second fastening components lie between the first and the second lateral edges of the chassis.
Conclusion: Use of locking compression plate for intra-articular distal radius fracture showed good results comparable with global literature.
The purpose of this report is to describe a new category of distal clavicular fracture in children that occurs in the distal metaphysis and behaves like AC joint disruption type IV (posterior displacement).
Since January 1993, distal ureteroscopy under conscious sedation has been offered at our centre for the removal of distal ureteric stones.
Background: Treatment of displaced fractures of the distal end of radius has changed over the course of time.
Easily comply with ST79 (Containment and Presoaking) with Medisafe's Distal Tip Soakers.
M2 PHARMA-October 9, 2014-Salix Pharmaceuticals wins US FDA's approval for UCERIS 2mg rectal foam for mild-to-moderate distal ulcerative colitis