midplane

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the median plane of the body (or some part of the body)

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* Inion--The distal most point placed on the external occipital protuberance in the mid-sagittal plane.
Caption: FIGURE 3 Anterior placenta accreta: Transabdominal US, mid-sagittal plane
The sagittal area of the nasopharynx, oropharynx and hypopharynx was estimated by a computer program, with the imagenological reconstruction in the mid-sagittal plane and using the same limits described above for volume (Fig.
This is done using an automatic method called "mid-sagittal plane extraction".
The facial shell was aligned to two planes: the mid-sagittal plane (Y-Z) and the inner cantus of the eyes (X-Z).
Main outcome measure: Displacement (in millimetres) of the pelvic floor imaged on ultrasound by a single investigator (3.5MHz 35-mm curved linear array ultrasound transducer placed in mid-sagittal plane suprapubically and angled at 15-30 degrees from the vertical).
INNER ANTEROPOSTERIOR DIAMETER The maximum anteroposterior OF C1 (IAPD) diameter of the vertebral canal was measured along the mid-sagittal plane as viewed on the sagittal section.
Some cells were sharpened in only one plane (n = 15, with only mid-sagittal plane sharpening in 11 cells, and only horizontal plane sharpening in 4 cells).