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Synonyms for suspensory

a bandage of elastic fabric applied to uplift a dependant part (as the scrotum or a pendulous breast)

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2013) are struck by the conspicuous lack of evidence for suspensory specialisations that characterise all living great apes.
O'Neill said: "The horse has a suspensory problem which has been detected by our vets and the chances are he will be out for a year or more.
Thirteen articles present information on diagnosis and management of superficial digital flexor tendonitis and paratendonitis, diagnosis and management of proximal suspensory desmitis, a system for monitoring of training and disease of thoroughbreds in the UK, diagnosis of ostearthritis and traumatic joint disease, and the application of human athlete medicine to sports horses.
The gelding had been off the track since May 2004 before then with a suspensory ligament problem and was a 25-1 chance for the Festival.
LOUIS -- Recognition of the importance of the suspensory axis of the vagina is necessary for a successful pelvic support surgery, according to Carl W.
Alan Jarvis's eight-year-old gelding missed the entire 2004 season after straining a suspensory ligament, but his trainer reports him to be back in top form.
The latest problem he had was a high suspensory which sawhim off the track for almost two years.
Eamonn Sheehy said: "He did a suspensory ligament two years ago and it looks as if he's done it again.
15 million son of Seattle Slew is recovering from a suspensory injury.
The dual Gold Cup winner, one of the principal players in the Godolphin success story, has suffered a recurrence of the suspensory injury that forced him out of last year's Melbourne Cup.
The suspensory ligaments and tendons of the ossicles can degenerate as a result of chronic otitis media, and they can subsequently calcify and ossify.
Like all sports bras in the Shock Absorber line, Anna's is designed to help prevent stress on the Cooper's Suspensory ligaments, helping to minimize long-term damage.
King said: "Salden Licht suffered a bad suspensory and won't be able to race again, and we are in the process of trying to sort him out a good retirement home.
The grey that got the Wylies involved in a big way with racing strained a suspensory ligament and will now spend the rest of his life at the owners' home at Chollerford.