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a closed plane curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point or something shaped like this

Synonyms for disk

something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate

(computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored

draw a harrow over (land)

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All eight preoperative MRI scans identified an articular disk tear, but only one was suggestive of a combined tear pattern (Table 1).
Dynamic maneuvers (opening and closing the mouth) are a necessary component of the examination to assess the position of the articular disk (which usually dislocates anteriorly).
The joint cavity is incompletely divided into two parts by a wedge-shaped articular disk, or meniscus.
The articular dik from TMJ in adults agrees with those from literature and the fetus articular disk present a retrodiscal zone under developed.
In addition, if the patient is complaining of discomfort with pronation/supination, but without other complaints, the problem is more likely a tear in the articular disk.
The TFCC is a complex structure that comprises the articular disk, meniscal homologue, the dorsal and palmar radioulnar ligaments, the ulnalunate and ulnatriquetral ligaments, the ulnar capsule, and the sheath of the ECU tendon.
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