navicular


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navicular

[nə′vik·yə·lər]
(anatomy)
A boat-shaped bone, especially the lateral bone on the radial side of the proximal row of the carpus.
(biology)
Resembling or having the shape of a boat.
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El ancho de antepie normalizado (AAN), ancho del retropie normalizado (ARN) y altura navicular normalizada (ANN) fueron calculadas dividiendo su valor por LP.
Compensations include calcaneal eversion and navicular collapse to allow forefoot to contact the surface.
The local reference of x, y axes corresponded to the transverse rotation for the femur (technical markers) in relation to the hip, using the Plug-in Gait model (Vicon Motion System, Oxford, UK), and the z axes corresponded to vertical displacement from the navicular.
Partial excision of the navicular bone is the surgical option for isolated navicular lesion.
The navicular bone is one of the seven tarsal bones that form the ankle.
By doing so and by releasing the superficial part of deltoid ligament, by detaching the spring ligament from sustentaculum tali and by dividing the talocalcaneal interosseous ligament and bifurcated ligament the navicular is completely mobilized and reduced onto the head of talus.
Second, tissue compression is measured from a point that is lateral to the navicular tuberosity.
Primary subacute Salmonella osteomyelitis of the navicular bone in a child with normal immunity.
She's only 12 years old," Chapman said, "so we thought she might be able to be adopted, but now that she's navicular, it probably won't be an option.
Of course, there are some horses that are subject to certain preexisting conditions, such as chronic laminitis, navicular syndrome, or osteoarthritis that will contradict this theory and may need to be revisited by a farrier more frequently.
Second method is based on level of displacement of navicular tuberosity [14-16], that was measured by mechanical Metrecom device (Guangula, made in China) by 0.
1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers, had two screws inserted into the navicular bone in his right foot at Southern California Orthopedic Institute.