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region

1. an area considered as a unit for geographical, functional, social, or cultural reasons
2. an administrative division of a country
3. (in Scotland from 1975 until 1996) any of the nine territorial divisions into which the mainland of Scotland was divided for purposes of local government; replaced in 1996 by council areas

Region

 

(1) A territory identified by certain characteristics or peculiarities. In many cases, a taxonomic unit, as in physico-geographical region.

(2) In certain countries outside the USSR, an administrative and territorial unit, as in Paris region.

region

[′rē·jən]
(computer science)
A group of machine addresses which refer to a base address.
(mathematics)
The union of an open connected set with a subset of its boundary points (which may be the entire boundary or the empty set).
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FG usually begins with infection and affects fascias in (the perianal and) perineal regions as well as the abdominal wall and other organs.
2,10,11) Also, the biomechanical position adapted while cycling, forward lean posture with arms on the aerobars of the bike, further increases the compression in the perineal region due to pressure from the nose of the saddle.
A curvilinear skin incision was made 1-2 cm lateral to anus over the swelling on perineal region.
Site Distribution Lower Extremity 18 Upper Extremity 6 Retroperitoneum 2 Posterior Chest Wall 5 Head and neck 3 Perineal region 1 Note: Table made from pie chart.
Skin lesions were characterized by blackening and thickening of skin in axial and perineal region which spread from axial region over a period of time, patchy circular alopecic areas from neck caudially, pustular lesions on ventral abdomen, and circumscribed lesions with scaling, exfoliation on face as observed in various skin infections.
CASE REPORT: A 25 year old woman, presented with a complain of swelling in perineal region since 8-9 months.
The adult cattle (Non descript) with two extra limbs hanging behind hind limbs attached to perineal region just below the tail.
CASE HISTORY: A 25 year old primipara presented to us with pain and swelling in the perineal region.
The perineal region was thoroughly washed and cleaned with antiseptic solution before obstetrical operation.
Prolapse of uterus is predisposed by long mesometrial attachments, violent or strong tenesmus, a relaxed atonic flaccid uterus, retention of placenta at the ovarian pole of the gravid horn and by excessive relaxation of pelvic and perineal region (Roberts, 2004).
CASE REPORT: 29 year old male came to our hospital for chronic discharge in his axillae and perineal region for 2 yrs.
After 10 minutes following pricking the tail tip and perineal region to confirm initiation of anaesthetic action, the organ was cleaned from dirt using clean tap water.