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distal

[′dist·əl]
(biology)
Located away from the point of origin or attachment.
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Clinicoradiologically, diagnosis of Gustilo-Anderson Type IIIB Open Bilateral Distal Radius Physeal Separation (Salter-Harris type I) with greenstick fracture of right distal ulna was established.
10] It is difficult to measure the true individual parameters and choose the correct distal femoral resection based on radiographic measurements, implying that special care must be taken when measuring these radiographs for planning distal femoral resection.
Referido al servicio de urgencias de nuestra unidad medica, a su ingreso con importante aumento de volumen en tobillo derecho, maleolo lateral con presencia de flictena serosa, dolor a los movimientos activos y pasivos, limitacion funcional, sin datos de compromiso neurovascular distal (Figura 1).
Conclusion: Percutaneous Kirschner's wires appeared to be more effective as compared to T-Plate fixation in terms of functional outcome for treating intra-articular distal radius fractures.
Methods: Over a 5-year period a distal radius fracture registry was maintained at our institution.
Radiological examination of wrist showed old mal-uniting intra-articular fracture of distal end radius with gross volar subluxation of carpals with proximal migration and intra-articular incongruity (Figure 1a,b).
16 November 2016 - Massachusetts-based medical device developer and marketer Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) has acquired the gynecology and urology portfolio of Salt Lake City, Utah-based minimally invasive medical devices designer Distal Access, LLC, the company said.
Fractures of distal humerus in adults are often challenging in operative treatment.
One of the first distal edges of the first pair of side panels are folded inwardly over the first lateral edge of the chassis and another of the first distal edges of the first pair of side panels are folded over the second lateral edge of the chassis such that the first distal edges and the first fastening components lie between the first and the second lateral edges of the chassis, and wherein one of the second distal edges of the second pair of side panels are folded inwardly over the first lateral edge of the chassis.
Methods: The retrospective study was conducted at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, and comprised patients who underwent locking compression plate fixation for intra-articular distal radius fractures between June 2009 and July 2012.
As fusion of the distal epiphysis is not complete until the mid-twenties, fractures of the lateral end in children usually result in a physeal separation of the distal clavicle, rather than a true acromioclavicular (AC) separation [2-4].
Distal ureteric stones are often treated with observation and/or medical expulsive therapies, extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) or distal ureteroscopy under spinal or general anesthesia.