latissimus dorsi


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Synonyms for latissimus dorsi

a broad flat muscle on either side of the back

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Su an 12 yasinda olan ilk olgumuz, daha A[paragraph]nce latissimus dorsi kasinin teres minA[paragraph]r kasina kas transfer cerrahisi geAs.
If the latissimus dorsi was removed, we sutured the Prolene net together with the internal and external oblique muscles, and then closed the abdominal cavity.
2) A latissimus dorsi muscle flap was used to reinforce the large inlay mesh repair and provide a reliable source of vascularized tissue to the radiated field.
Effects of the Pullover Exercise on the Pectoralis Major and Latissimus Dorsi Muscles as Evaluated by EMG.
Therefore we proceeded with the elevation of a 6x12 cm skin isle latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap designed to attain the upcoming resulting defect (Figure 4).
Planking activates the neutral spine, latissimus dorsi, abdominal muscles and gluteal muscles that help stabilize the spine (Figure 5).
10,11) A protocol was established to mea sure muscle activation for bilateral rectus abdominus, external oblique, erector spinae, and latissimus dorsi as percentages of maximal voluntary isometric contraction.
Clinical improvement after rTSA is greater if there is some remaining functional posterior rotator cuff or if additional external rotation torque is provided by other means, such as a latissimus dorsi muscle transfer to the posterior proximal humerus.
The rectus abdominis and external abdominal oblique muscles are located in the 7th to 14th thoracic vertebra sections, while deep pectoral and latissimus dorsi muscles are only found in the 6th to 9th thoracic vertebrae and the long cutaneous trunci muscle is situated from the 6th to 14th thoracic vertebrae sections.
Usually thoracotomy enters the thoracic cavity through the 3th intercostal space, and cuts part of latissimus dorsi, serratus anterior muscle, and trapezius muscle, which cause patients great damage.
Transposition of the latissimus dorsi muscle for soft-tissue reconstruction has been used by many authors with satisfactory aesthetic and functional results.
The PHCA can anastomose with the deltoid branch of profunda brachii artery (ramus deltoideus arteriae profundae brachii), the largest branch from the BA, given off not far from the arbitrary beginning of the BA (at the level of the distal margin of the artery passing under the tendon of the latissimus dorsi muscle teres major) in the very proximal arm.
Each segment was then transplanted to the latissimus dorsi with the cambium layer facing up and sutured to the underlying muscle using 5.
Simultaneous reconstruction of the Achilles tendon and soft-tissue defect using only a latissimus dorsi muscle free flap.
On April 22, 2011, Lydia underwent a gruelling 10-hour operation to remove both breasts and had a latissimus dorsi reconstruction.