• Antarctic
  • List of Antarctic and subantarctic islands This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Sterna Island" (content from the Geographic Names Information System). (wikipedia.org)
  • closed position
  • A method and device for securing a sternum in closed position comprising a plurality of fastening clamps which are spaced apart along an incision. (google.ca)
  • pain
  • last few days I had pain around sternum area and it disappears when i place my body horizontal(say while sleeping). (medhelp.org)
  • when i woke up i could see the pain(movement) in the sternum area. (medhelp.org)
  • if i touch my sternum (upper adbomen) area, i could realize the pain in it. (medhelp.org)
  • this sternum pain was not occuring while eating. (medhelp.org)
  • as u asked, i had got the back pain with this sternum pain. (medhelp.org)
  • However, I still have sternum pain. (medhelp.org)
  • I propose to take it light initially and hope that the sternum pain will go away. (medhelp.org)
  • How long does sternum pain last. (medhelp.org)
  • The pain radiates to the sternum/chest area with a dull ache.Have a history of GERD,high BP & high cholesterol. (medhelp.org)
  • Sternum pain can be caused by inflammation of cartilage in your chest. (livestrong.com)
  • Pain in your sternum -- or breast bone -- during exercise can occur as the result of a variety of conditions or injuries. (livestrong.com)
  • While most problems are simple and not life-threatening, always consult your physician if you experience sternum pain while exercising. (livestrong.com)
  • Pain is normally felt along the sternum, and tends to decrease when you rest and increase when you participate in physical activity. (livestrong.com)
  • What Are the Causes of Pain Below Sternum? (livestrong.com)
  • According to the New Health Guide, a bruised sternum is treated through applying a cold compress, massage, rest, eating a healthy diet, micro-current therapy and medications for pain management. (reference.com)
  • The pain from a bruised sternum can be alleviated using these methods, which promote healing. (reference.com)
  • Avoid all forms of excessive movement that cause pain to the sternum, including smoking and heavy lifting. (reference.com)
  • chest
  • A sternum fracture can occur as the result of a fall during exercise or a direct blow to the chest during participation in contact sports. (livestrong.com)
  • Angina can cause a tight, heavy feeling in your chest near your sternum. (livestrong.com)
  • The word sternum originates from the Greek στέρνον, meaning chest. (wikipedia.org)
  • sides
  • Each of the fastening clamps is anchored to the sternum on both sides of the incision and has a lower section which is beneath the sternum and an upper section. (google.ca)
  • species
  • Pteria sterna, commonly known as the rainbow-lipped pearl oyster or the Pacific wing-oyster, is a species of marine bivalve mollusk in the family Pteriidae, the pearl oysters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Large
  • True/False)A large,'deepchested'(hypersthenic)patient requires more obliquity for a frontal view of the sternum as compared with a 'thin chested'(asthenic)patient. (studystack.com)
  • How much rotation should be used for the oblique position of the sternum for a large, 'deep-chested'patient? (studystack.com)
  • side
  • A flexible saw is provided beneath the sternum, between the lower sections of the fastening clamps and the lower side of the sternum. (google.ca)
  • 2. The combination of claim 1 wherein at least one portion of said saw is adapted to extend to said upper side of said sternum. (google.ca)
  • 3. The combination of claim 2 wherein at least a part of said portion is adapted to be located between at least one of said upper sections and said upper side of said sternum. (google.ca)
  • 340.2 KB) Description Sternum, front and side. (picsearch.com)
  • The problem is that when I try to turn onto my side it feels like the sternum is grinding or moving. (medhelp.org)
  • cause
  • Only sternum fractures that cause damage to your internal organs require more complex treatment and possible surgery to repair the damage. (livestrong.com)
  • Island
  • The Low Rocks and Sterna Island Important Bird Area comprises two islets lying about 14 km apart and with a collective area of 14 ha, in the Montesquieu group of islands, in the mouth of Admiralty Gulf in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2011). Important Bird Areas factsheet: Low Rocks and Sterna Island (Kimberley). (wikipedia.org)
  • approximately
  • The saw extends approximately along the line of the incision, and the sternum is reopened by grasping the ends of the flexible saw and causing it to reciprocate, thus opening the sternum quickly and minimizing morbidity. (google.ca)
  • The most distal aspect of the sternum does not ossify until a person is approximately _______ years of age. (studystack.com)
  • last
  • Your sternum takes a lot of strain when you are operated on, it is the last thing to knit together, don't worry too much you will be ok. (medhelp.org)
  • area
  • Abnormal twisting and turning -- especially turning core exercises -- can lead to a pulled muscle or torn cartilage in your sternum area. (livestrong.com)
  • name
  • My name is Andy Sternum, you've probably heard of me in connection with a string of two hitech startups, my previous company vocsgrafix and of course my new offering - idyacy. (blogger.com)
  • True
  • True ribs connect to the sternum by their own costocartilage. (studystack.com)
  • True/False)It is virtually impossible to visualize the sternum with a direct PA or anteroposterior (AP) projection. (studystack.com)
  • Most of the cartilages belonging to the true ribs, articulate with the sternum at the lines of junction of its primitive component segments. (wikipedia.org)