cervical

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cervical

[′sər·və·kəl]
(anatomy)
Of or relating to the neck, a necklike part, or the cervix of an organ.
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11] In addition, a 57-year-old patient with a history of laminectomy, a complete cervical dislocation at the level of C2-C3 with mild neurological signs was also reported.
After this period, the rats were sacrificed by cervical dislocation.
After 1 h of ethanol administration,the animals were sacrified by cervical dislocation.
When considering the severe mechanism of injury that produces cervical dislocation, it is unlikely for patients to present without signs or symptoms of neurological injuries.
Isolated guinea- pig ileum preparation: Guinea-pigs of local breed and both sexes, fasted for a day, were sacrificed by using the method of cervical dislocation, mesenteries were removed and the ileum was separated out.
While a skilled person can do cervical dislocation with bare hands, a tool called The Rabbit Wringer makes it foolproof, even for beginners.
At 43rd day of age, 45 birds (30 naked neck and 15 normal) were selected randomly and sacrificed by cervical dislocation for evaluating the carcass traits during summer and winter season.
cervical dislocation a killing method commonly referred to as "breaking the neck" that would more accurately be described as "snapping the spine.
To measure insulin release from isolated islets, mice were killed by cervical dislocation, and pancreatic islets of Langerhans were isolated by collagenase digestion as described previously (Morimoto et al.