pelvic girdle

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Synonyms for pelvic girdle

the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

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Predictors and consequences of long-term pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain: a longitudinal follow up study.
European guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pelvic girdle pain.
Regarding the technical attributes of the ground pass there are two different strategies that are commonly employed: 1) a technique that predominantly uses the arms; or 2) a technique that predominantly uses rotations of the shoulder and pelvic girdles.
We assume that this variation may be due to the late fusion or incomplete fusion pattern of sacral and coccygeal vertebrae which may cause mobility of sacrum and coccyx leading to instability of the pelvic girdle.
Seeing his wife struggle inspired Dafydd to design and make the pelvic girdle to help her.
Ruth Roberts was unable to walk and forced to use a wheelchair to get around because of the intense pain she suffered with severe pelvic girdle pain(PGP) while expecting her fourth child.
But there's another target area that is somewhat controversial: the pelvis or pelvic girdle.
A good example of this is the head and the pelvic girdle.
Pelvic radiographs and computed tomography showed a traumatic disruption of the pelvic girdle without bony injury.
An estimated one in five women suffer with pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain (PPGP) or symphysis pubis dysfunction, which is a misalignment or stiffness of the pelvic joints.
Elasmobranch skeletal analysis are a useful tool for taxonomy and systematics studies, remarkably those involving the neurocranium, gill arches, scapulocoracoid, pelvic girdle, clasper, and synarcual (Hubbs et al.
Donna, whose daughter Laila is now three, was drawn to alternative therapies in a bid to ease her SPD, which is sometimes called pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain (PPGP).