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Synonyms for suspensory

a bandage of elastic fabric applied to uplift a dependant part (as the scrotum or a pendulous breast)

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02, Unpaired T test) This indicates that the chance of residual laxity and slippage is more in suspensory fixation modality.
A suspensory injury meant he did not make his debut until winning a maiden at four but further problems then kept him off the track.
Thirteen articles present information on diagnosis and management of superficial digital flexor tendonitis and paratendonitis, diagnosis and management of proximal suspensory desmitis, a system for monitoring of training and disease of thoroughbreds in the UK, diagnosis of ostearthritis and traumatic joint disease, and the application of human athlete medicine to sports horses.
LOUIS -- Recognition of the importance of the suspensory axis of the vagina is necessary for a successful pelvic support surgery, according to Carl W.
The latest problem he had was a high suspensory which sawhim off the track for almost two years.
Eamonn Sheehy said: "He did a suspensory ligament two years ago and it looks as if he's done it again.
The 1999 winner Fruits Of Love, who sustained an injury to a suspensory ligament while being prepared for the Hong Kong International Vase last December, returns to action in the 12-furlong contest having shown his well being with a racecourse gallop last week.
The suspensory ligaments and tendons of the ossicles can degenerate as a result of chronic otitis media, and they can subsequently calcify and ossify.
Like all sports bras in the Shock Absorber line, Anna's is designed to help prevent stress on the Cooper's Suspensory ligaments, helping to minimize long-term damage.
THE sesamoid bone sits at the back of the fetlock joint and anchors the suspensory ligament, thus allowing a horse's foot and fetlock to move properly.
Hot favourite for the JLT Novices' Chase, the seven-year-old has suffered an injury to a suspensory ligament, probably incurred when making a bad mistake at Leopardstown's final fence last month.
Contract notice: Supply of ligatures, sutures, staplers, clips and applicators for open and laparoscopic surgery, laparoscopy accessories, glues and cutaneous suspensory lakes.
But Nolan said: "He has a suspensory problem and we've just had to pull the rug on his season.