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dorsum

(dor -sŭm) (plural: dorsa) a ridge. The word is used in the approved name of such a surface feature on a planet or satellite.

dorsum

[′dȯr·səm]
(anatomy)
The entire dorsal surface of the animal body.
The upper part of the tongue, opposite the velum.
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A 58-year-old woman, with a 9-year history of hyperthyreosis exophthalmos and a 15-year history of vitiligo, presented with multiple reddish firm nodules and large hypertrophic plaques on the lower extremities, dorsum of the feet, and the buttocks bilaterally [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]b.
Israel also showed that sensory impairments on the dorsum of a limb occurs more frequently than on the palm or sole.
Also, compression bandage was applied and ear was immobilized against dorsum of head and neck.
2 Nasofacial angle (30-400): it is formed by drawing a vertical line tangent to forehead at the glabella and tangent to the chin at the pogonion so that a line drawn along the nasal dorsum intersects it.
Dorsum without deeply concave area at level of setae R1; setae j4 reaching the base of setae j5; setae Z1 in straight line in position with setae R1; setae Z4 = S5 in length; ventrianal shield reduced, preanal setae long reaching to anus; calyx tubular.
V (UMMZ 238295); dorsum of body, head, and limbs dark brown or pale olive-brown; green cast on flank and posterior surfaces of thighs; yellow spots on dorsum of fingers and toes; throat covered with peppering of black pigment; iris coppery brown.
Contractor name : DORSUM INFORMATIKAI FEJLESZTO EeS SZOLGEuLTATEo ZRT.
The necrotic tissues on the the dorsum of the fore arm and hand were debrided after the demarcation line was formed.
The anthropometric measures included the glabella-opisthocranion [11], nasion-dorsum sellae [12], dorsum sellae- opisthocranion [13], nasion-basion [14], nasion-opisthion [15], basion-opisthion [16], prosthion-basion [17], basion-vertex [11] and the clival angle [18].
Anatomically, the majority of ganglion cysts within this region are located on the dorsum of the foot (48-66%), with a greater preponderance in females.
reported a new clinical entity in 10 patients (8 males & 2 females), who presented with acute onset symmetrical polysynovitis involving most of their appendicular joints and flexor digitorum tendons associated with pitting edema of the dorsum of both hands and both feet.
This prodrome was followed by the development of a perioral papular rash (8 patients), which was often impetiginized with secondary crusting; a prominent papulovesicular rash on the dorsum of the hands and feet (6 patients); and a perirectal eruption (7 patients).