pelvis


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Synonyms for pelvis

the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

a structure shaped like a funnel in the outlet of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter

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And Harrington said last night: "He's got a non-displaced hairline fracture of his pelvis.
I would get shooting pain through my pelvis when I hit a ball hard.
The leg hump reaction force is measured in the orange range between the driver's pelvis and crotch.
Women with a very narrow pelvis would not have survived birth 100 years ago.
She is not paralysed, she does have a broken pelvis and she won't be able to move for a few days.
O'Donnell, who had surgery on his intestines and pelvis, said yesterday: "I'm much better than I was and starting to get out of the woods now.
sup][2] also reported Hem-o-lok migrated into the renal pelvis with renal calculus formation.
1) Sacrum contributes significantly for the stability and strength of the pelvis by transmitting the weight of the body to the pelvic girdle.
The Finetech-Brindley device is surgically implanted in the pelvis and connected to an external stimulator.
But there's another target area that is somewhat controversial: the pelvis or pelvic girdle.
Under anaesthetic, Bluebell was carefully positioned to X-ray her pelvis and hind limbs.
1) SCC occurs more often in the urethra and urinary bladder than in the renal pelvis in males.
In a holiday gone horribly wrong, a French tourist riding a quad bike broke his pelvis into two halves and suffered multiple fractures after he came crashing down a deceptive dune in a desert near Dubai on April 7.
ADELAIDE -- Pakistan team got a big blow ahead of their quarterfinal match against Australia at Adelaide Oval on Friday after stress fracture in the pelvis, a team official announced on Tuesday.