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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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Contributors treat a wide range of indications for reconstructive surgery including malignant melanoma, severe burn wounds, pressure sores, lymphedema, defects in/damage to the lower extremity, genitals, abdominal wall, chest wall, hip and pelvic wall, and soft tissue due to skin cancer.
The operative finding was a hard mass that infiltrated the uterus and cervix with pelvic wall extension.
Within three days she experienced various other complications of delivery, including a hematoma of the pelvic wall.
Pelvic nutations, cavities, the pelvic wall, the male and female perineum, and the physiology of labour, defecation, micturition and erection also form the discussion in this chapter.
The hip flexor muscle (iliopsoas) may be rubbing over the pelvic wall.
We report a case of recurrent low-grade ESS that regrew in the left pelvic wall, where the primary tumor had been surgically resected 9 years earlier.