anterior


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
Related to anterior: anterior fontanelle, anterior uveitis, anterior cruciate ligament
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • adj
  • noun

Synonyms for anterior

Synonyms for anterior

Synonyms for anterior

a tooth situated at the front of the mouth

Synonyms

Related Words

of or near the head end or toward the front plane of a body

Related Words

Antonyms

earlier in time

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Approximately one-half of ventricular septal ruptures are in the setting of an anterior infarct, and one-half occur in patients with inferior infarcts (8, 9).
Patients were randomised into two groups: traditional anterior colporrhaphy (group A) and mesh repair of anterior vaginal prolapse (group B).
More information on the resolution of negative dysphotopsia after laser anterior capsulotomy cab be found at this link - http://www.
In the study, researchers examined a 48-year-old heterosexual male in Argentina, who had suffered a stroke that damaged the function of his anterior insula.
The anterior hip replacement procedure is one of the more satisfying surgical procedures in Orthopedics.
These devices are intended to be used with supplemental spinal fixation systems that have been labeled for use in the thoracic and/or lumbar spine such as posterior pedicle screw and rod systems, anterior plate systems, and anterior screw and rod systems.
The most common site of a muscle herniation in the lower leg is the tibialis anterior muscle, since the anterolateral tibial compartment is more vulnerable to traumas (5,7).
The posterior dislocation of the hip is by far the most common type with a reported ratio of anterior to posterior dislocations rangingfrom1:10to1:19[2, 3].
At 2 weeks, horizontal external rotation was allowed, and at 3 weeks, isometric exercises targeting rotations and the deltoids (except anterior thirds) were started.
The real-time ultrasound-guided anterior glenohumeral joint injection approach offers several advantages over the anterior fluoroscopic approach.
The study findings indicate dysfunction of the anterior thalamocortical tracts, which begin in the anterior mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus, pass through the anterior internal capsule, and terminate in the anterior cingulate gyrus or prefrontal cortex, according to Dr.
The uncommon presence of anterior uveitis, inflammatory bowel disease, ankylosing spondylitis, and positive HLA-B27 serology in a single patient will be discussed with reference to the disparate specialty literature.
Ophthalmologic findings include macular edema and blot hemorrhages (10), cotton wool spots (1), retinal vasculitis (4), exudative retinal detachment (2), and anterior uveitis (1).
Using a brain-scanning machine called an fMRI scanner, the scientists were able to see that this level of pain sparked a lot of activity in a part of the brain called the rostral anterior cingulate cortex.
Brain imaging of participants, using a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scanner, showed that this level of pain was accompanied by pronounced blood flow--a sign of intense neural activity--in an area called the rostral anterior cingulate cortex.