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bregma

[′breg·mə]
(anatomy)
The point at which the coronal and sagittal sutures of the skull meet.
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Probablemente Aristoteles se refiere al bregma cuando dice que en los hombres se cruzan las suturas en el mismo punto.
190 Littre) (o gar egkefalo~ tacista te kai malista kata to bregma aisqanetai twn kakwn twn ginomenwn en te th sarki kai tw ostew).
3) o criterio da orientacao: refere-se a direcao--em relacao aos pontos cardeais, acidentes geograficos entre outros escolhidos, escolhidos pelo pesquisador como significativas --para a qual esta voltada a face, o cranio (regiao do bregma, vertex ou a partir do centro do neurocranio), o eixo cranio-bacia (ou eixo formado pelos pontos do centro do forame occipital maior--centro do canal vertebral da primeira vertebra sacral, ou eixo da coluna vertebral) e o ventre (regiao anterior do abdomen).
For this reason, common anthropological landmarks such as vertex and bregma, although included in this discussion for completeness, are not used.
Midlamdoidea 2; lamda 2; obelion 2; sagital anterior 2; bregma 2; midcoronal 2, pterion 3; esfenofrontal 3; esfetemporal inferior; esfenotemporal superior 2.
In the ROP position, the sagittal suture line will be felt obliquely (from 1 o'clock to 7 c'clock), and it will be possible to feel the bregma (larger front fontanel) at the top and to the side of the pubic bone (by 1 o'clock).
0 mm posterior to the bregma during preischemia, postischemia, and reperfusion periods to verify the success of the cerebral ischemia/reperfusion procedure.
The Bregma was taken as reference point and with use of stereotaxic co-ordinates, the site to be implanted were marked with ink using a dummy electrode.
The following coordinates were used for each screw relative to the bregma (antero-posterior and medio-lateral coordinates, respectively): screw 1: 0.
La microinyeccion se realizo con una aguja de 12 mm de longitud (protruyendo 2 mm de la canula guia), con las siguientes coordenadas: 8 mm posterior al bregma, 1,4 mm lateral a la sutura sagital y 3,0 mm ventral a la superficie del craneo (35).