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Jannik Blaschke has edited the Flexikon article Craniocaudal
Craniocaudal is an anatomical description of a direction and means directed "from head to feet".
see also: cranial, caudal
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Jannik Blaschke has edited the Flexikon article Cranioventral
Cranioventral is an anatomical description of a direction and means directed "upwards" (cranial) and "to the front" (ventral).
13 hours ago
Jannik Blaschke has edited the Flexikon article Craniolateral
Craniolateral means directed upwards to the skull (cranial) and sideways (lateral). The designation derives from the topographic anatomy and is used in fields of medicine to specify data about the localization of structures respectively to relate ... [more]
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Dr. Frank Antwerpes has edited the Flexikon article Ball-and-Socket-Joint
The ball-and-socket-joint is a version of a diathrosis, in which the corresponding parts consist of a spherical, ball-shaped part of joint and a cup-like depression called the joint socket.

Biomechanics
Concerning the ball-and-socket-joint the ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Labium
The labium, frequently referred to in it's plural form labia, describes a lip-shaped anatomically structure.

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Labium superius oris (upper lip) Labium inferius oris (lower lip) Labia majora pudendi (outer vulvar lips) Labia minora pudendi ... [more]
14 hours ago
Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Ball-and-Socket-Joint
The ball-and-socket-joint is a version of a diathrosis, in which the corresponding parts consist of a spherical, ball-shaped part of joint and a cup-like depression called the joint socket.


Biomechanics
Concerning the ball-and-socket-joint the ... [more]
14 hours ago
Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Kümmell's point
Adapted from Hermann Kümmell (1852 to 1937), german surgeon"
Kümmell's point referrs to a spot approximately 2 cm to the right and below of the navel on the connecting line between the right Spina iliaca anterior superior and the navel. The pain ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Cranioventral
Caudolateral is an anatomical description of a direction and means directed "upwards" (cranial) and "to the front" (ventral).
14 hours ago
Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Craniolateral
Craniolateral means directed upwards to the skull (cranial) and sideways (lateral). The designation derives from the topographic anatomy and is used in fields of medicine to specify data about the localization of structures respectively to relate ... [more]
14 hours ago
Jessica Schnase has published the Flexikon article Craniocaudal
Craniocaudal is an anatomical description of a direction and means directed "from head to feet".
see also: cranial, caudal
15 hours ago

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