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cephalic

[sə′fal·ik]
(zoology)
Of or pertaining to the head or anterior end.
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Key Words: Nifedipine, External cephalic version, Tocolytic agent.
External cephalic version should be stopped after 15 minutes.
For both experiments, it was calculated the Pearson's correlation between the cephalic size of ants and leaf area, and to check whether the observed correlation was significant.
Totally 971 patients were included in the present study of AAVF performed in the distal radial artery with cephalic vein and brachial artery and cephalic vein.
Subsequently, a cephalic tentacle was identified on the velum (stage 23) and apophyses formed from twisting of the propodium (stage 24) (Fig.
Cephalic posture has been defined as a particularly important factor in the morphological diagnosis of skeletal, articulatory, and myofunctional discrepancies [4].
The insertion of the catheter at the subdural level leads to the spread of the anesthetic to the subarachnoid space, leading to a sensory block that affects the more cephalic metameres for the volume and concentration used with a variable motor effect and even cardiorespiratory arrest.
11] conducted the study of cephalic index in Gujarat region.
They identified the cephalic and caudal end vertebra defined as those vertebral segments at the superior and inferior end of the curvature respectively that would result in the maximum angle.