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in the region of: vicinity

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  • vicinity
  • in the area of
  • in the range of
  • in the scope of
  • in the neighbourhood of
  • in the sphere of

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a particular area used for or associated with a specific individual or activity

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the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in 'in the region of')

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Physical examination is the mainstay in the diagnosis of AWS, and examination of the axillary region should not be ignored in patients with shoulder pain and limited ROM.
The histopathology of biopsy material taken from a plaque on the right axillary region revealed atrophic epidermis, preserved grenz zone, dermal edema and clusters of mature epithelioid cells, rare giant cells and some lymphocytes between the histiocytic granulomas.
2e): Pear shaped, costa straight, apex round, termen sinuated, dorsum straight, discoidal cell closed, more than half length of the wing; veins, Sc+ R1 arises from the axillary region, short and separated from R1, humeral (h) curves toward the proximal region of the costal margin begins from Sc+R1 and Rs, M1 originated from upper angle of the discal cell, M2 originates from middle of the discal cell, M3 originates from lower angle of the cell, Cu1 parallel to Cu2, two veins A2 and A3 arise from the axillary of the wing, A2 ending at the tornus of wing, A3 ending at dorsal margin.
The examiner then applied sterile gloves, lifted the feathers from the axillary region to isolate a naturally unfeathered region of skin and, with a sterile culturette swab, swabbed the axilla for 5 seconds.
The Lazy Lateral technique has built upon these examples by utilizing an elongated incision which can encompass the axillary region, as well as by allowing for either a superior or inferior take-off from the NAC to incorporate previous biopsy sites.
Proximal nerves (eg, interscalene, supraclavicular, sciatic, and popliteal) were clearly seen as hypoechoic structures surrounded by hyperechoic border (classically described as a "honeycomb appearance"), consistent with previous reports, (5) compared to distal peripheral nerves which were smaller hyper-echoic structures such as in the axillary region.
Hence, the arterial blood supply to the upper limb, and the axillary region in particular, was shared on both sides by two major arteries instead of one.
Physical examination revealed an enlarged, painful and mobile lymph node in the right axillary region (Figure 1).
Ultrasound was unable to identify the neurovascular sheath in the axillary region or identify the presence of septa or compartments within the sheath that could contribute to the uneven distribution of local anaesthetic within the sheath.
The third patient, who had her entire ovary transplanted to the axillary region, experienced unbearable pain when she began ovulating at age 12 and had to have it replaced in her pelvis.
The system's specialized set of compression paddles were designed exclusively for reaching challenging lesions high in the axillary region during arm-through-aperture procedures.
4] About 75% of lymphangiomas occur in the neck and 20% in the axillary region [1,5,6,3] in a small number of cases; other locations including the mediastinum, retroperitoneum, oral cavity, mesentery, bones and orbit have been reported.