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lumbar

of, near, or relating to the part of the body between the lowest ribs and the hipbones
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Prognosis in cases with cervical involvement due to brucellosis is worse than in cases involving the lumbar region, and more neurological damage is observed (19).
Performing the EBP while the patient is sitting is associated with a higher pressure in the lumbar region, which theoretically might hinder transfer of air intrathecally (18).
Additionally, the appearance of the lumbar region starting from the end of the medulla spinalis that caused edema in nerve roots and contrast agent uptake--particularly in the dural sac--giving rise to a separation of nerves in cauda equina were interpreted as leptomeningeal involvement (Figure 2).
Dr Farouk suspects stone formation when patients present to him with pain in the loin, or lumbar region, which is often severe and may be accompanied by blood in the urine.
Following several tests, including a bone scan, it was found Voy Por Ustedes had sustained a fracture to his ilium wing [in the pelvic region] and was suffering significant pain in his lumbar region and left-hind stifle," a statement released by Simpson said.
On May 2, 2009, a 66-year-old man was bitten by a tick on his lumbar region while walking on his ranch within an Atlantic rainforest area.
Williams said: "He had a bit of a problem in his lumbar region after the Hennessy, which explains why he ran no sort of a race there.
It included a wide belt attached to the lower back of the chair to support the lumbar region.
Some researchers have suggested that passive stiffness of the lumbar region in vivo may be an important characteristic to examine in people with low back pain (LBP) [1-2].
9) Most cases of epidural lipomatosis associated with corticosteroid use occur in the thoracic region, while most idiopathic cases occur in the lumbar region.
Barry Simpson, racing manager to owner Sir Robert Ogden, said Exotic Dancer, who has been treated by a chiropractor regularly since he damaged a ligament in his back in January, was found to be sore in his lumbar region but he stressed the horse will continue swimming exercise.
On a routine visit yesterday, it was found the horse was sore in his lumbar region.