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transverse

1. Geometry denoting the axis that passes through the foci of a hyperbola
2. (of a flute, etc.) held almost at right angles to the player's mouth, so that the breath passes over a hole in the side to create a vibrating air column within the tube of the instrument
3. Astronomy another word for tangential (sense 2)

chambranle

A structural feature, often ornamental, enclosing the sides and top of a doorway, window, fireplace, or similar opening. The top piece or lintel is called the transverse and the side pieces or jambs the ascendants.

transverse

To cross from side to side.
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Ultrasound assessment of transversus abdominis muscle contraction ratio during abdominal hollowing: a useful tool to distinguish between patients with chronic low back pain and healthy controls?
Subjects in treatment group were treated specific exercises targeting the activation of the transversus abdominus and multifidus.
Several studies in non-athletic population have shown changes in activity, recruitment and thickness of transversus abdominis (TrA) and lumbar multifidus (LM) in patients with LBP (3-5).
The transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block is a peripheral nerve block designed to anesthetize the nerves supplying the anterior abdominal wall (T6 to L1).
Subsequent to the perpendicular insertion, localization of the needle was detected under direct laparoscopic vision with the help of its trace, and when the needle's tip was positioned at the fascial space between the internal oblique and the transversus abdominis muscle, 15 cc of 0.
Hodges P, Kaigle Holm A, Holm S, Ekstrom L, Cresswell A, Hansson T, Thorstensson A 2003 Intervertebral stiffness of the spine is increased by evoked contraction of transversus abdominis and the diaphragm: in vivo porcine studies.
The superficial pouch has structures common to both males and females, including the ischiocavernosus, bulbospongiosus, superficial transversus perinei muscles, the pudendal vessels, and pudendal nerves.
16) Ultrasound guidance has been shown to improve the performance of RSB, ilioinguinal block and transversus abdominal plane block.
Neste contexto, Veturius possui cinco especies registradas para o sudeste do Brasil, as quais foram coletadas nas seguintes unidades de conservado: Veturius (Veturius) sinuatus Eschscholtz, 1829 no PEIG, RBPS, ReBio e PNI; Veturius (Veturius) assimilis Weber, 1801 na RBPS, ReBio, PNI e PARNASO; Veturius (Veturius) munitus Luederwaldt, 1934 coletado apenas no PNI; Veturius (Veturius) simillimus Kuwert, 1891 no PEIG, RBPS e REGUA; e Veturius (Veturius) transversus (Dalman, 1817) no PEIG, REGUA, ReBio e PNI.