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Image of the Week - March 23, 2015 - CIL:39087

Image of the Week - March 23, 2015 CIL:39087 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/39087 Description: Colorized scanning electron micrograph showing psoriasis (an inflammatory skin disorder) of the tongue. This condition on the tongue causes ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Sagittal plane
A sagittal plane is each virtual plane, which cuts the body sagittal ie from anterior to posterior. In a frontal view the sagittal plane is visible as line.

Background
There are numerous sagittal planes which lie parallel to each other. The medial ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Trunk
A trunk in anatomical terms is the massive, central part of the human body without neck, head and limbs.The terminology is not defined the same in the whole literature. For example sometimes the term is used to describe the trunk and neck together ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Rotation
A rotation in anatomical terms are a rotating movement of a limb or a part o fit around its longitudinal axis. Another rotating movement called rotation is the one of the spine around its longitudinal axis.

Classification
A rotation is classified ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Groove of the back
A groove of the back is a midline of the dorsal side of the trunk which is visible in both genders.

Anatomy
The groove of the back starts approximately below the seventh spinous process and is formed by the fixation of the subcutane tissue at the ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Recessus
A 'recessus in anatomical terms is a cavity or an excrescence which is often formed by (eg folding of) the mesothelium.

Important recesses of the human body
Recessus duodenalisRecessus hepatorenalisRecessus ileocaecalesRecessus ... [more]
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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Sphincter
A sphincter is a muscle that has circular fiber pathways and encloses an opening as a ring.

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Tamara Hünecke has published the Flexikon article Rhabdosphincter
A rhabdophincter is a sphincter consisting of striated muscles. It is a voluntary sphincter unlike the lissosphincter which is involuntary.
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