interscapular


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interscapular

[¦in·tər′skap·yə·lər]
(anatomy)
Between the shoulders or shoulder blades.
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The disorder is typically unilateral, however, interscapular and bilateral distribution of symptoms has also been reported (6,14).
Interscapular BAT sympathetic nerve activity (SNA) from the left interscapular nerve was exposed under a dissection microscope.
Briefly, the primary brown preadipocytes were isolated from mice interscapular brown adipose tissue and cultured in DMEM/F12 medium containing 10% fetal bovine serum (FBS) and 1% antibiotic-antimycotic for 2 days before being immortalized by retroviral-mediated expression of temperature-sensitive SV40 large T antigen H-2kb-tsA58.
Smith, "Fluorescence imaging of interscapular brown adipose tissue in living mice," Journal of Materials Chemistry B: Materials for Biology and Medicine, vol.
BAT is much less than WAT and mainly resides in cervical, axillary, interscapular, and supraclavicular regions [11, 12].
A 62-year-old immunocompetent man with no significant previous medical history was hospitalized for high-grade fever, intractable hiccup, and interscapular pain.
In the review of the literature, back pain or interscapular pain was the most common presenting symptom with 63% (27/43) of patients reporting this as their initial symptom.
He had a V/VI holosystolic murmur with thrill at the mitral area with radiation to the axilla and interscapular area.
If it is in the interscapular region (upper back), it may be a sign of impending myocardial infarction of old etiology for which again the patient was put on adverse drug NSAIDS that aggravated the existing condition.
(1), 55 patients with unilateral interscapular pain were evaluated.
The firing rate of the sympathetic nerves to interscapular BAT (IBAT), along with IBAT and colonic temperatures ([T.sub.IBAT] and [T.sub.C]) were monitored in male Sprague-Dawley rats before and 90 min after food presentation.
The conflated interscapular brown and white adipose tissues were separated into interscapular brown (iscpBAT) and white (iscpWAT) adipose tissue.