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Related to foramen: interventricular foramen, sphenopalatine foramen, foramen spinosum, Foramen transversarium
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Synonyms for foramen

a natural opening or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure

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Laparoscopic diagnosis and management of foramen of Winslow hernia-case report.
When part of the cerebellum is located below the foramen magnum, it is called a Chiari malformation.
The results of the trial do not support closure of a patent foramen ovale to prevent stroke in patients who have had a stroke or a TIA of unclear etiology.
Right transcortical transventricular microsurgical resection of cyst through the foramen of Monro.
The researchers took two-dimensional echocardiograms of each child's heart, looking for a patent foramen ovale (PFO), a common defect in the wall between the two upper chambers of the heart.
However, the source of the right-to-left shunts has not yet been confirmed by echocardiography as perhaps being due to a patent foramen ovale, she said.
The prosthesis was disengaged from the obturator foramen and reduced.
Farkli isimleri mevcuttur; Kimmerle anomalisi, pons postikus, foramen arkuale gibi (4).
defect - called a patent foramen ovale - through a tiny puncture in the skin, according to a McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center news release.
Aporo Biomedical will use mNEMOSCIENCE's BIO-SMP in both patent foramen ovale (PFO) and femoral artery closure devices.
Specific topics include clinical probability and D-Dimer testing, evaluation of leg veins, risk stratification, cardiac biomarkers, the importance of a patent Foramen ovale, diagnostic algorithms for hemodynamically stable patient, Heparin anticoagulation, thrombosis, patients with fulminant PE undergoing CPR, surgical embolectomy, intervention in acute massive PEs, vitamin K, hereditary and acquired thrombophilia, cancer, pregnancy, air travel and chronic hypertension.
CHICAGO -- There appears to be an association between patent foramen ovale and migraine with aura, according to a meta-analysis of published literature presented at the annual meeting of the American Headache Society.
218), which states that a patent foramen ovale is linked to migraines and that that heart defect, combined with sleep apnea, can cause oxygen desaturation, which can be a factor in cardiovascular disease.
Abstract: Foramen ovale plays an important function in the fetus but is of no physiologic significance after birth and closes in most individuals.
Emergency posterior fossa craniectomy and foramen magnum decompression were performed.