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*  The Skeleton in Armor
The pelvis is much decayed and the smaller bones of the lower extremities are gone. The integuments of the right knee, for four ... On the breast was a plate of brass, thirteen inches long, six broad at the upper end and five at the lower. This plate appears ... This belt was so placed as to protect the lower parts of the body below the breastplate. The arrows are of brass, thin, flat, ... the legbones doubled upon the thigh-bones, and the thighs brought up nearly parallel with the body. It was quite perfect, and ...
*  Human leg
Nerves of the right lower extremity Posterior view. Leg Bones Distraction osteogenesis (leg lengthening) "Lower Extremity". ... The thigh is between the hip and knee and makes up the rest of the lower limb. The term lower limb or "lower extremity" is ... The major bones of the leg are the femur (thigh bone), tibia (shin bone), and adjacent fibula, and these are all long bones. ... The lower leg and ankle need to keep exercised and moving well as they are the base of the whole body. The lower extremities ...
*  Alan L. Schiller
"A unique multifocal osteoblastoma-like tumor of the bones of a single lower extremity. Report of a case". The Journal of Bone ... Alan L. Schiller, M.D. is an American clinical pathologist and an expert in the effects of space and weightlessness on bone ... Mankin HJ, Connor JF, Schiller AL, Perlmutter N, Alho A, McGuire M (1985). "Grading of bone tumors by analysis of nuclear DNA ... A report of eight cases and review of the literature". The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume. 67 (5): 732-47. ...
*  Adductor tubercle of femur
The adductor tubercle is a tubercle on the Lower extremity of the femur (thigh bone). The medial lips of the linea aspera ends ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A02)
... bones of lower extremity MeSH A02.835.232.043.300 --- foot bones MeSH A02.835.232.043.300.492 --- metatarsal bones MeSH A02.835 ... pubic bone MeSH A02.835.232.087 --- bones of upper extremity MeSH A02.835.232.087.090 --- arm bones MeSH A02.835.232.087. ... carpal bones MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.150 --- capitate bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.400 --- hamate bone MeSH A02.835. ... pisiform bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.750 --- scaphoid bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.800 --- trapezium bone MeSH ...
*  Anterior superior iliac spine
"Major Joints of the Lower Extremity: Hip bone (lateral view)" Anatomy photo:35:os-0103 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - " ... Pelvis bone) S - Spine Right hip bone. External surface. Right hip bone. Internal surface. The subcutaneous inguinal ring. ASIS ... Bone terminology Anatomical terms of location Ilium (bone) Human anatomical terms Anatomy photo:17:os-0105 at the SUNY ... It refers to the anterior extremity of the iliac crest of the pelvis, which provides attachment for the inguinal ligament, and ...
*  Ischial tuberosity
"Major Joints of the Lower Extremity: Hip bone (lateral view)" pelvis at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown ... Right hip bone. External surface. Right hip bone. Internal surface. Plan of ossification of the hip bone. Diameters of inferior ... The lower portion is subdivided by a prominent longitudinal ridge, passing from base to apex, into two parts: The outer gives ... The ischial tuberosity (or tuberosity of the ischium, tuber ischiadicum), also known informally as the sit bones, or as a pair ...
*  Osteoblastoma
The long tubular bones are another common site of involvement, with a lower extremity preponderance. Osteoblastoma of the long ... Although other sites are rarely affected, several bones in the abdomen and extremities have been reported as sites of ... In the US, Osteoblastomas account for only 0.5-2% of all primary bone tumors and only 14% of benign bone tumors making it a ... Bone scintigraphy (bone scan) demonstrates abnormal radiotracer accumulation at the affected site, substantiating clinical ...
*  Rehabilitation in spinal cord injury
Body weight supported treadmill training has been researched in an attempt to prevent bone loss in the lower extremities in ... While passive weight bearing of paralyzed lower extremities appears to be ineffective, stressing the bones through muscular ... The intensity, frequency, and duration of stress to the bones appear to be important determinants of improved bone parameters. ... de Bruin ED; Frey-Rindova P; Herzog RE; Dietz V; Dambacher MA; Stussi E (1999). "Changes of tibia bone properties after spinal ...
*  POEMS syndrome
... and lower extremity edema), Sclerotic bone lesions, and Thrombocytosis/erythrocytosis (i.e. increased in blood platelets and ... 2 plasmacytoma bone lesions and/or increases in bone marrow clonal plasma cells are treated with a low-dose or high-dose ... These include a predisposition to forming blood clots, joint pain, cardiomyopathy (systolic dysfunction), fever, low vitamin ... others have reported capillary leak syndrome suspected to be the result of overly rapid lowering of VEGF levels. It therefore ...
*  Pterygoid hamulus
The pterygoid hamulus is a hook-like process at the lower extremity of the medial pterygoid plate of the sphenoid bone. Around ...
*  Chondroblastoma
... when affected bone is in the lower extremity), joint stiffness, and a soft tissue mass. Physical findings include localized ... "Chondroblastoma of Bone." The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 82A.8 (2000): 1140-1145. Web. 6 Dec. 2015. Kurt, Ann-Marie, et ... However, local recurrence for long bone lesions is around 10%, with chondroblastoma in flat bones having higher recurrence and ... locally aggressive bone tumor that typically affects the epiphyses or apophyses of long bones. It is thought to arise from an ...
*  Gymnastics
These injuries commonly occur at the lower extremities such as: cartilage lesions, ligament tears, and bone bruises/fractures. ... kinetics and energy dissipation at lower extremity joints. Journal of Biomechanics , 1967-1973. Gittoes, M. J., & Irin, G. ( ... This extremity may end in a strap, or have an eyelet (a small hole, edged with buttonhole stitch or a metal circle), to permit ... In the lower levels of gymnastics, the gymnasts do not perform this move. These gymnasts will jump onto the springboard with ...
*  Dinosaur
He correctly identified the bone as the lower extremity of the femur of a large animal, and recognized that it was too large to ... upper arm bone) radius, a lower arm bone, shorter than 80% of humerus length fourth trochanter (projection where the ... females grow a special type of bone between the hard outer bone and the marrow of their limbs. This medullary bone, which is ... When the fossilized bone was treated over several weeks to remove mineral content from the fossilized bone-marrow cavity (a ...
*  Lower extremity of femur
The lower extremity of femur (or distal extremity) is the lower end of the thigh bone in human and other animals, closer to the ... projects to a lower level. When, however, the femur is in its natural oblique position the lower surfaces of the two condyles ... The posterior cruciate ligament of the knee joint is attached to the lower and front part of the medial wall of the fossa and ... The lower and posterior parts of the articular surface constitute the tibial surfaces for articulation with the corresponding ...
*  Bone healing
Chen, Andrew T; Vallier, Heather A (2016). "Noncontiguous and open fractures of the lower extremity: Epidemiology, ... Young bone unites more rapidly than adult bone. Pre-existing bone malignancy. Mechanical factors such as the bone not being ... Age, Bone type, drug therapy and pre existing bone pathology are factors which affect healing. The role of bone healing is to ... This new lamellar bone is in the form of trabecular bone. Eventually, all of the woven bone and cartilage of the original ...
*  Running
... joints and bones in the rest of the lower extremity all the way up to the lower back. This causes the body to use abnormal ... completing the running cycle of one side of the lower extremity. Each limb of the lower extremity works opposite to the other. ... Upper extremity function serves mainly in providing balance in conjunction with the opposing side of the lower extremity. The ... As the lower extremity enters midstance, true propulsion begins. The hip extensors continue contracting along with help from ...
*  León Viejo
... by the feet a package of bones was found that corresponds to the lower extremities, near the head found bone remains of bones ... radius on the facial bones as if covering the face, metacarpal bones and phalanges are associated with the clavicle and left ... according to biometric data obtained from the measurement of the skull bones ranges from 22 to 23 cm. and postcranial bones, ... The bones under Mendavia tomb were found at between 160-180 cm depth, the specimen was buried with the head toward the west ...
*  List of diseases (S)
... bone fractures Spinal muscular atrophy with lower extremity predominance 1 Spinal muscular atrophy with lower extremity ... Short stature webbed neck heart disease Short stature wormian bones dextrocardia Short syndrome Short tarsus absence of lower ... ambiguous genitalia Scleroderma Scleromyxedema Sclerosing bone dysplasia mental retardation Sclerosing cholangitis Sclerosing ...
*  Fibrous dysplasia of bone
Intramedullary rods are generally preferred for management of fractures and deformity in the lower extremities. Progressive ... Bone scan. This test uses radioactive tracers, which are injected into your bloodstream. The damaged parts of your bones take ... In bone, constitutive Gsα signaling results in impaired differentiation and proliferation of bone marrow stromal cells. ... Fibrous dysplasia is a disorder where normal bone and marrow is replaced with fibrous tissue, resulting in formation of bone ...
*  Spinal stenosis
The U-shaped device maintains height between the bones in the spine so nerves can exit freely and extend to lower extremities. ... Cauda equina syndrome Lower extremity pain, weakness, numbness that may involve perineum and buttocks, associated with bladder ... Interlaminar implant: This is a non-fusion U-shaped device which is placed between two bones in the lower back that maintains ... Spinal ligaments can thicken (ligamenta flava) Bone spurs develop on the bone and into the spinal canal or foraminal openings ...
*  Lower extremity of humerus
... and is limited to the front and lower part of the bone. On the medial side of this eminence is a shallow groove, in which is ... The lower extremity of the humerus is flattened from before backward, and curved slightly forward; it ends below in a broad, ... The articular surface extends a little lower than the epicondyles, and is curved slightly forward; its medial extremity ... lower, and posterior parts of the extremity. The lateral border separates it from the groove which articulates with the margin ...
*  Semitendinosus muscle
Right hip bone. External surface. The popliteal, posterior tibial, and peroneal arteries. Back of left lower extremity. ... A lower motor neuron exits to the sacral plexus exiting through the spinal levels L5-S2. From the sacral plexus, the lower ... At its insertion it gives off from its lower border a prolongation to the deep fascia of the leg and lies behind the tendon of ... It arises from the lower and medial impression on the upper part of the tuberosity of the ischium, by a tendon common to it and ...
*  Osteolathyrism
... and the paralysis of the lower extremities associated with neurolathyrism. For these reasons, compounds containing lathyrogens ... The condition results in damage to bone and mesenchymal connective tissues. It is seen in people in combination with ... Symptoms of osteolathyrism include weakness and fragility of connective tissue (i.e., skin, bones, and blood vessels ( ... with neighboring aldehydes or amines to create strong covalent cross-links between collagen tertiary structures in bone and ...
*  Khaled J. Saleh
In 2005, Saleh released the Lower-Extremity Activity Scale (LEAS) in order to quantitatively measure changes in daily physical ... the VEGA knee features a 7-layer AS coating to minimize wear and low-profile box to preserve more of the patient's native bone ... "Development and validation of a lower-extremity activity scale: Use for patients treated with revision total knee arthropalsty ... J Bone Joint Surg Am. 93: e126(1-6). doi:10.2106/jbjs.j.01933. Novicoff, WM; Saleh, KJ (Jul 2011). "Examining Sex and Gender ...
*  Tara Llanes
... and paralyzing her lower extremities. She was first rushed to Vail Valley Medical Center and then was airlifted to Denver ... Broke Collar Bone in 1996 at Washington National. Broke Collar Bone in the Downhill at the UCI World Cup Canmore, Alberta, ... "It looks as though it's just the one bone in my foot. The cuneiform2 and 3 bone. I also told him my two smaller toes were ... She was thrown over the handlebars and onto her head and then landed on her back, suffering massive and severe lower back ...