scapha


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scapha

[′skaf·ə]
(anatomy)
The furrow of the auricle between the helix and the antihelix.
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(4) The angle between the concha and the scapha (antihelical fold) measures approximately 90 degrees.
In 19 patients with thicker cartilage, the scapha area was scored using a cartilage rasp to facilitate folding.
One was inserted adjacent to the concha, and the other was inserted at the scapha. Postoperatively, a disposable 5-ml syringe was used to frequently aspirate the collected fluid through the drains, and the proper tension was maintained.
Reproductive cycles of the bivalve mollusks Atactodea striata (Gmelin), Gafrarium tumidum Roding and Anadara scapha (L.) in New Caledonia.
In Mostellaria, the elderly slave maid Scapha warns Philematium that lovers leave when women get old, and that she must make money to provide for her old age (197-202).
Clinically the condition may be recognised by a third crus with a flattened antihelix and a malformed scapha, creating the characteristically shaped ear.
Arca scapha auct.; Arca hankeyana auct.; Arca antiquata (Linnaeus, 1758); Arca maculosa (Reeve, 1844); (Arca novaecaledoniae (Baird, 1873); Anomalocardia transversialis (Adams, 1872) Anadara antiquata (Linnaeus, 1758); A.
Three months after an unsuccessful lateral tarsal strip procedure, the patient underwent, under local anaesthesia, surgical correction of paralytic lagophthalmos with a graft obtained from the scapha of the ear.
descendimus in scapham: Zur scapha (mit der vielleicht oberdt.
Reproductive cycles of the bivalve molluscs Atactodea striata (Gmelin), Gafrarium tumidum Roding and Anadara scapha (L.) in New Caledonia.
The first scenes are devoted to the characterization of Philolaches and his circle, including an introductory monologue, a conversation between Philolaches' mistress Philematium and her maid Scapha, a scene between the two young lovers, and a drunken party consisting of Philematium, Philolaches, their wealthy friend Callidamates, his mistress Delphium, and assorted slaves.