pericranium

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pericranium

[¦per·ə′krā·nē·əm]
(anatomy)
The periosteum on the outer surface of the cranial bones.
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These differences are significant in both hemispheres of the frontal regions and in the central right pericranial region.
2% in head length) and widely spaced rostral exsertions; pericranial rim terminating in a right-angled flange; rostral and nasal spines present from juveniles to adults; gill rakers 5-9+27-31, total 33-40 and length of filamentous barbel 31.
Increased pericranial tenderness, decreased pressure pain threshold, and headache clinical parameters in chronic tension-type headache patients.
Pericranial muscle tenderness and exteroceptive suppression of temporalis muscle activity: a blind study of chronic tension type headache.
Fortunately, the smaller needles used for closing the dura mater and pericranial fascia were spring-eyed, and could be threaded by feel.
The scalp was incisioned in the midline and the pericranial muscles and fascia were retracted laterally.
1998) expressed that the hearing damage and auditive loss frequently associated with tinnitus is strongly related to emotional tension such as headaches, cervical and pericranial muscular tension, as well as dreaming disorders that produce suboccipital muscular tension and vertigo experience.
In that trial, 123 patients with a history of two to eight moderate to severe migraines per month received a single injection of 25 U or 75 U of Botox administered into multiple sites in the pericranial muscles.
Palpate the temporal arteries and pericranial muscles and examine the eyes.
21] The VSM model hypothesizes that migraine headache may be determined by the sum of nociception from cephalic arteries and pericranial myofascial tissues.
Trigeminal Neuralgia: Botox 25-75 U injected into pericranial muscles relieves headache by relaxing the over active muscles and decreases pain associated with inflammation of the trigeminal nerve of the head and face can.