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fornix

[′fȯr‚niks]
(anatomy)
A structure that is folded or arched.
(botany)
A small scale, especially in the corolla tube of some plants.

fornix

In ancient Roman construction, a vaulted surface.
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However, findings on chronic fornix DBS have not been able to explain the autobiographical recall triggered by intraoperative acute stimulation in awake patients.
In contracted sockets, additional surgical procedures like Fornix deepening sutures or simple surgeries to increase the surface or build in the volume are planned prior to prosthesis fitting to optimise the cosmesis.
Cemento-enamel junction (CEJ), alveolar crest (AC), furcation fornix (Fx), and root apex (Ax) were identified on the baseline and subsequent radiographs.
Slow-motion videography of our prior study [sup][4] demonstrated the subtle upward motion of the lower eyelid driven by the tarsoconjunctival flap connected to the upper fornix [Figure 3].
Jocham, "Causes and course of fornix rupture," Aktuelle Urologie, vol.
Methods: Between August 2011 and August 2014, the medical records of 53 adult patients with idiopathic epistaxis in the posterior fornix of the inferior nasal meatus diagnosed by nasal endoscopy were obtained from our department.
Positive amine test (Whiff test) - vaginal discharge collected from the posterior fornix of vagina was swabbed onto a glass slide followed by the addition of 10% KOH.
Two percent (2%) sodium fluorescein solution was gently instilled into the inferior fornix of the subject.
M2 PHARMA-November 6, 2015-Deep Brain Stimulation of the Fornix Could Help Patients with Mild Alzheimer's
Peri-pelvic urine extravasation usually results from a rupture of the calyceal fornix secondary to high intra-pelvic pressures.
FORNIX A Something resembling an arch B Courage in endurance C To be sorry for who am I?
A sample was taken from the ventral conjunctival fornix of one randomly selected eye of each bird with a microtip culturette swab (BactiSwab, Starplex Scientific, Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada), taking care to not contaminate the swab tip by touching the eyelid margins or periocular skin.