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foramen

a natural hole, esp one in a bone through which nerves and blood vessels pass

foramen

[fə′rā·mən]
(biology)
A small opening, orifice, pore, or perforation.
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Lastly we discovered evidence of likely Patent Foramen Ovale in our patients, yet no proof of an embolic source was substantiated.
The branches derived from these structures provide nerve and vascular supply to the lower teeth and adjacent structures; a terminal branch leaves the canal through the mental foramen emerging as the mental nerve (Claeys & Wackens, 2005).
Inherited thrombophilic disorders in young adults with ischemic stroke and patent foramen ovale.
Prevalence of patent foramen ovale in patients with stroke.
sup][4] The interalveolar medial foramen is defined when the foramen is located between the central and lateral incisors, whereas the interalveolar lateral foramen is between the lateral incisors and the canines.
The argument their analysis supports goes something like this: the foramen magnum in bipedal species is shifted forward in order to balance the head directly on top of the spine.
There was dissection from the superior aspect of the clivus distally through the anterior foramen magnum into the ventral spinal canal.
17 A 25mm # 15 K file (Mani) was introduced into the tooth through the access cavity till the point where the file just started to appear at the cervical border of the major foramen under 2.
Foramen infraorbitario a la raiz dorsal de los alveolos (FIRA): Distancia comprendida desde el borde inferior del foramen infraorbitario directamente a la raiz dorsal de los alveolos (Fig.
Kimmerle anomalisi; pontikulus postikus, arku-ate foramen, foramen sagittale, kanalis vertebralis adlari ile de bilinen, servikal birinci vertebranin anatomik bir varyantidir.