circumflex


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a diacritical mark (^) placed above a vowel in some languages to indicate a special phonetic quality

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To help prevent injury to the deep circumflex vessels, we also recommend exclusive use of blunt nondisposable robotic trocar obturators (instead of semisharp single-use obturators) for all robot-assisted procedures employing lateral placement of the third instrument arm.
The sulcal branch passed to the left in the posterior atrioventricular sulcus and might anastomose with the sulcal branch of the circumflex artery (CX).
Your calcium score suggests that you have minimal plaque in the distribution of the circumflex coronary artery, and a little bit more in the area of the left anterior descending coronary artery.
Diagnostic coronary angiography was therefore undertaken, which revealed a normal left anterior descending (LAD) artery, but the left circumflex artery (LCA) could not be visualized in its usual location.
BACKGROUND Differentiating occlusion of the circumflex branch of the left coronary artery (also called the circumflex artery) from occlusion of the right coronary artery is often difficult because either may be associated with a pattern of acute inferior myocardial infarction on the electrocardiogram.
Surgical extraction of the lead was planned and preoperative angiography showed aterosclerotic leison in the circumflex artery.
The target lesion was in the left anterior descending artery in 22 patients, in the left circumflex artery in 18, and in the right coronary artery in 23; 24% had a prior percutaneous coronary intervention.
There Q3 is marked by means of the circumflex (maa looya 'the creator of the land').
The left circumflex coronary artery showed severe calcific atherosclerosis.
0 millimeter Aria was grafted to a branch of the circumflex artery, while a native saphenous vein was grafted to the right coronary artery to achieve the randomized pair.
Every single mark here is set far too high, so that, for example, the circumflex in "Lancome" pierces the underbelly of a hapless letter "a" in the line above--a cosmetic flaw, but one reflective of HarperCollins's utter disdain for care and quality.
Anderson's blockages are on the right and left sides of the heart and in the circumflex artery on the back of the heart.
Quickly, Giancarlo Consonni shapes the full vocal range of consonants and vowels typical of this dialect: the circumflex and the acute accent both indicate an elongated stress on the tonic vowel, as in the case of the u invus (meaning "voices," voci in Italian), the a in estqa and the i in sgrigur (shiver, shivers).
In that study, left circumflex coronary artery occlusion induced MI and subsequent left ventricular remodeling over a period of 2 months.