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tapering at each end

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The total number of survivors can also be divided into the number of slash pine trees infected or uninfected by fusiform rust (Figure 3).
There were some fusiform dense bodies associated with these actin filaments.
Adults showed significantly more activation in fusiform gyrus (FG) during reading tasks and more activation in auditory association areas (AA) during oral language tasks (see Figures 2 and 3).
Phlebectasia is an abnormal fusiform dilation of a vein.
As for her fMRI results, spontaneous correct naming before therapy significantly activated the left primary motor cortex, left angular gyrus, and right fusiform gyrus, with predominant LH activation according to the LI.
Aneurysmal sac form was classified as either saccular or fusiform. Wall calcification was recorded for its presence as intensely echogenic rim surrounding aneurysm on US and curvilinear calcific density on CT.
Examination of the histological sections demonstrated that the tumour was composed of clusters of mesenchymallike cells with oval fusiform nuclei, which were arranged in palisading pattern.
Compared with the normal elderlies, ReHo values decreased in aMCI patients in the left temporal lobe (middle temporal gyrus and inferior temporal gyrus), left parahippocampal gyrus, occipital lobe, lingual gyrus, precuneus, and other regions (P<0.05; Figure 3, Table 1), while ReHo values increased in the right side frontal lobe (inferior frontal gyrus), left superior temporal gyrus, precentral gyrus (frontal lobe), right thalamus, the left fusiform gyrus, and other regions (P<0.05; Figure 4, Table 2).
Participants' brain activation while correctly remembering names was significantly greater in four brain cortical regions (including the middle frontal gyrus, inferior temporal gryus, middle temporal gyrus, and fusiform gyrus) after exercise compared to after rest.
(laterally-compressed and fusiform prey overlaid on one figure).
'What an unexpected sight!' he wrote later of the experience, '[s]parse, smooth and thin black filaments, or thorny, thick, triangular, stellate, or fusiform black cells could be seen against a perfectly translucent yellow background.
Pachydermodactyly is a digital fibromatosis, characterized by asymptomatic, non-inflammatory fusiform swelling of proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints of fingers.
Also under both conditions, the same degree of activation was observed in the right Fusiform Face Area (FFA) and the right PFCX.
This pathology refers to a congenital fusiform dilatation of the internal jugular vein that appears as a soft and compressible mass in the neck.1 It becomes visible on straining and may be triggered by valsalva maneuver.