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coronoid

[′kȯr·ə‚nȯid]
(biology)
Shaped like a beak.
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Abbreviations: ab = auditory bulla; ag = angular process; c = coronoid process; cj = capsular projection; cp = condyloid process; f = foramen magnum; f = frontal; fc = frontal crest; fs = frontal sinuse; gc = glenoid cavity; gp = gnathic process; i = incisor; if = infraorbital foramen; ju = jugal; ly = lacrimal; m = malleus; M = molar; ms = maseteric scar; ms = mesopterygoid fossa; n = nasal; o = occipital; pm = premaxillary; pp = parapterygoid plate; pt = pterygoids; sq = squamosal; sr = squamosal ridge; tt = tegmen tympani; z = zygomatic plate.
It also revealed the parallel-sided anterioposterior borders of the ascending ramus, slender and pointed coronoid process facing upward, thin zygomatic arch and increased bone density between the anterior border of the ascending ramus and the inferior dental canal [Figure 1]f.
Intraoral incision must be made in the mucobuccal sulcus in the superior posterior direction between the coronoid process and maxillary third molars (15, 16).
The patient fell on his hand with his elbow extended; an axial load from the coronoid process and varus stress could have impacted the trochlea.
Mandibular alterations may be unilateral or bilateral and include enlarged mandibular and mental foramen, widened inferior alveolar canal, branching of mandibular canal, hyperostosis, deepened sigmoid notch, elongated condylar neck, rarefied condylar and coronoid process, medial concavity in mandibular ramus, decreased or flat gonial angle, irregular inferior cortex, and cyst like lesions [1-4, 6].
So on Monday, March 9, this year, Ben became one of the 'rst, if not the 'rst, person with MPS in the world to have his coronoid processes removed from his jaw in an operation at e Royal Manchester's Children's Hospital.
63) The ulna is displaced posteriorly relative to the humerus, resulting in impaction of the coronoid process against olecranon and posterior capitellum against the radial head (Figure 13).
This may be a case of impingement of the coronoid process of the ulna (in this case, ulna #47), which results when hyperfiexion of the elbow brings the coronoid process into contact with the humeral septum so that bone resorption occurs.
The dentary is long and low, and its medial surface is concealed by the splenial, which is separated from the dentary by a long, slender coronoid more posteriorly.
He showed her how to massage her own muscles deep inside her mouth to relax the insertion of the temporalis muscles on the coronoid processes, which is in the cheek beside the upper second or third molars when palpated from the inside of one's mouth.
Measurements were taken by drawing a line touching the upper limits of condylar and coronoid processes.
This is because USNM 540666 has a relatively straight, backward slope to its coronoid process and a relatively narrow symphyseal edge, suggesting a narrow predental spout, features that distinguish Paramylodon from Glossotherium in McAfee's analysis.