linea alba


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linea alba

[′lin·ē·ə ′al·bə]
(anatomy)
A tendinous ridge extending in the median line of the abdomen from the pubis to the tiphoid process and formed by the blending of aponeuroses of the oblique and transverse muscles of the abdomen.
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The researcher measures for a diastasis recti by placing her fingers horizontally across the linea alba and determine how many fingers fit in the space between the medial borders of the two rectus abdominis.
Genital or axillary hyperpigmentation, breast enlargement, pigmented linea alba or vaginal discharge in females were taken as the signs of miniature puberty.
The margins of the mesh were fixed by interrupted (1 - 0) polypropylene stitches along with a few stitches in the midline to the newly formed linea alba (Fig.
9,10,11,12 Linea alba was the 2nd most common oral soft tissue lesion in present study which collaborates with the research of Mohammad Ali conducted in Kuwait.
The linea alba was closed with Vicryl (Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, N.
Linea alba and fissured tongue were significantly associated with the female gender (p < 0.
Cuando la torsion es de larga duracion y existe evidencia de dano isquemico de la pared uterina, se sugiere la celiotomia por la linea alba, con cesarea y ovariohisterectomia (Doyle, et al.
Physically, there may be little to see in a patient with glossodynia, or findings can include lingua serratia, linea alba, or papillitis.
Se hizo una incision de 5 cm en la linea alba con la tijera de Mayo guiada con los dedos.
This is a split in the linea alba, the strip of fibrous tissue that runs down the centre of the stomach, on to which the abdominal muscles connect.
Slow, controlled abdominal curls should be done to prevent undue stress on the linea alba (the seam of fibrous tissue which holds the two sheaths of the rectus abdominus together).