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a city in northwestern Turkey


a small fluid-filled sac located between movable parts of the body especially at joints

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Pathology and pathogenesis of bursal side rotator cuff tears viewed from en bloc histologic sections.
Caption: Figure 8: Partial supraspinatus tear on interstitial and bursal attachment?
If the hyperuricemia is left untreated for many years, painless subcutaneous or bursal deposits of aggregated crystals of MSU or tophi form, and the patient develops nephropathy and urolithiasis.
Detached the origin of the deltoid from the scapula and clavicle and reflected it laterally to visualise the anterior, superior and posterior parts of the bursal surface of rotator cuff.
The study enrolled 33 patients with chronic, degenerative, intermediate- (n=12) to high-grade (n=21) partial-thickness tears (11 articular, 10 bursal, four intra-substance, eight hybrid) of the supraspinatus tendon.
Traditionally, infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV), the causative agent of infectious bursal disease (IBD), was isolated through inoculation of suspected samples into 9 to 11-day-old CEE via CAM route [1].
Aspiration of bursal fluid was performed, with microscopic evaluation revealing rare polarizable crystals consistent with pseudogout.
We cut the attached thick fibrous tissue attached around the distal stalk, which was considered to be a bursal wall.
In one study, performed many years ago, it was found that the existence of bursal fluid was much more common among those patients with acute symptoms of a full RCT than those with chronic symptoms (7).
Wang et al [12] demonstrated that gga-miRNA-21 can inhibit replication of infectious bursal virus through down-regulating of infectious bursal disease virus viral structural protein viral protein 1 at translation level [12].
Saxena has made original research contributions in diagnosis and control of brucellosis and Hemorrhagic Septicemia in cattle and molecular pathogenesis of Infectious bursal disease of chickens.