• claw
  • The hands had four fingers: the first was short but strong and bore a large claw, the two following fingers were longer and slenderer with smaller claws, and the fourth was vestigial . (rug.nl)
  • The claw bones of the feet were blunt and broad-tipped instead of tapered, unlike other theropods, but resembled the unguals of large ornithischian dinosaurs. (wikipedia.org)
  • skull
  • The fossils contain an incomplete skeleton without a skull and some individual bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Roberts syndrome, or sometimes called pseudothalidomide syndrome, is an extremely rare genetic disorder that is characterized by mild to severe prenatal retardation or disruption of cell division, leading to malformation of the bones in the skull, face, arms, and legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast to the robust-looking skull, the lower jaw was shallow and weakly constructed, with the dentary (the foremost jaw bone) connected to the hindmost jaw bones by only two contact points. (wikipedia.org)
  • carpal
  • As a child grows the epiphyses become calcified and appear on the x-rays, as do the carpal and tarsal bones of the hands and feet, separated on the x-rays by a layer of invisible cartilage where most of the growth is occurring. (wikipedia.org)
  • pelvis
  • Thin stalagmites and stalactites of bone launch themselves from his pelvis and thighs. (theatlantic.com)
  • The hands of infants do not change much in the first year of life and if precise bone age assessment is desired, an x-ray of approximately half of the skeleton (a "hemiskeleton" view) may be obtained to assess some of the areas such as shoulders and pelvis which change more in infancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • jaws
  • FOP is not fatal, though patients often die young, starving after their jaws freeze shut or succumbing to respiratory problems if new bone bends their bodies and constricts their lungs. (theatlantic.com)
  • aplasia
  • It is characterized by low levels of platelets in the blood (thrombocytopenia) and absence (aplasia) of the long, thin bones of the forearms (radii). (rarediseases.org)
  • holotype
  • The holotype, PBMNH.P.10.113.T, was found in a sandstone layer of the upper Hell Creek Formation, dating from the late Maastrichtian. (wikipedia.org)
  • Apart from the remains of the holotype, in the site bones were discovered that also belonged to Dakotaraptor but which represented a more gracile morph. (wikipedia.org)
  • When only the incomplete holotype arms were known, various sizes were extrapolated from them by different methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • At birth, only the metaphyses of the "long bones" are present. (wikipedia.org)
  • The long bones are those that grow primarily by elongation at an epiphysis at one end of the growing bone. (wikipedia.org)
  • The long bones of the leg comprise nearly half of adult height. (wikipedia.org)
  • The arms were among the largest of any bipedal dinosaur at 2.4 m (7.9 ft) long, with large, blunt claws on its three-fingered hands. (wikipedia.org)
  • The metacarpus was long compared to the fingers. (wikipedia.org)
  • It had very large forelimbs, with a wing-membrane distended by a long wing-finger, but the hindlimbs were very short. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a pterosaur, Istiodactylus would have been covered in hair-like pycnofibres, and had extensive wing-membranes, which were distended by a long wing-finger. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stegosaurians had characteristic small, long, flat, narrow heads and a horn-covered beak or rhamphotheca, which covered the front of the snout (two premaxillaries) and lower jaw (a single predentary) bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cervical vertebrae are rather long and strongly built, their upper surface having a roughly square cross-section. (wikipedia.org)
  • skeleton
  • As a person grows from fetal life through childhood, puberty, and finishes growth as a young adult, the bones of the skeleton change in size and shape. (wikipedia.org)
  • numb
  • Now after about a week and a half the arm is just slightly sore, the fingers are slightly numb but the deep upper back pain remains. (chiropractic-help.com)
  • Started out about a week ago, became painful 2 days ago, this morning woke up and the upper arm hurt like the devil and my pinkie finger and ring finger were numb and tingling , pain still there but better, seems like the numbness and tingling is waxing and waning but better. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • hands
  • In the process of reaching, she feels her eyes, mouth, arms, hands as being mine-an integral part of herself. (gestaltassociates.org)
  • Shrivelled, dry skin of hands and fingers. (homeoint.org)
  • Usually the upper limbs are not fully formed and sections of the "hands and arms may be missing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Legs and feet are also affected similarly to the arms and hands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Individuals with phocomelia will often lack thigh bones, and the hands or feet may be abnormally small or appear as stumps due to their close "attachment to the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • sides
  • Now have pain radiating through my right armpit and fingers on both sides tingle. (medhelp.org)
  • According to separate studies, rivaling individuals may have combated each other with quick head blows, by slow pushes with the upper sides of their skulls, or by ramming each other head-on, using their horns as shock absorbers. (wikipedia.org)
  • vertebrae
  • The vertebrae of the back are highly pneumatised, filled with trabecular bone that shows many air spaces. (wikipedia.org)
  • fifth
  • The ulnar nerve innervates the fourth and fifth fingers, and symptoms such as numbness, weakness, and tingling appear there when any compression of this nerve occurs. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • Symptoms
  • This lump which has appeared in the upper arm can be due to a boil, cyst, swollen lymph node, any hematoma formation due to trauma to the arm or a lipoma or a benign tumor which is pressing on the ulnar nerve and causing the symptoms of numbness and tingling in the ring and little finger. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • snout
  • The snout was narrow, and the upper jaw had a gap or kink below the nostril. (rug.nl)
  • specimens
  • Several well-preserved specimens are known that include not only bones, but in some cases extensive skin impressions and possible gut contents. (wikipedia.org)
  • short
  • Short arm bones, fused fingers, and missing thumbs will often occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, in children born small for gestational age who remain short after birth, the bone age is a poor predictor of adult height. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, when a naturally short child has an advanced bone age, it stunts their growth at an early age leaving them even shorter than they would have been. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of this, those who are short with an advanced bone age, need medical attention before their bones fully fuse. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • As these cartilaginous zones become obliterated, the epiphyses are said to be "closed" and no further lengthening of the bones will occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • injuries
  • The FOP body believes that its heterotopic ("other" + "place") bone is normal, and heals these perceived injuries with more bone than was there before. (theatlantic.com)
  • thick
  • These horns, formed by the frontal bones, were thick, cone-shaped but in cross-section somewhat vertically flattened, and measured 15 cm (5.9 in) in length. (wikipedia.org)
  • Individuals
  • For most people, their bone age is the same as their biological age but for some individuals, their bone age is a couple years older or younger. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Because it is known from several bone beds, Edmontosaurus is thought to have lived in groups, and may have been migratory as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • In TAR syndrome certain specialized cells in the bone marrow known as megakaryocytes are defective or improperly developed (hypoplastic). (rarediseases.org)
  • slight
  • But the numbness in my pinky and adjacent finger remains along with slight discomfort up my arm which is exactly what you determined in your first response to me. (chiropractic-help.com)
  • left
  • in fact their bone age could actually be advanced which if left untreated, will stunt their growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The lump is hard, slightly mobile, skin is not warm to the touch, nor red in appearance, I am afebrile, can't remember any trauma to the arm or that area. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • Bone in the area of an affected joint may grow too quickly or too slowly resulting in limbs which are of different lengths. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The intended striking area are the tips of the fingers. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • The arm bones of Deinocheirus were similar in proportions to those of the small theropod Compsognathus. (wikipedia.org)
  • This refers to strikes performed with the side of the knuckle of the small finger. (wikipedia.org)
  • The proportionally small eyes were situated in the upper part of the keyhole shaped orbita (eye sockets). (wikipedia.org)
  • skin
  • It can be collected in a jar, and is capable of inflaming and blistering the skin of persons of excitable constitution who plunge their arms into it' (Porcher, quoted by Millspaugh, from whose work I take the above facts). (homeoint.org)
  • In life, a wrinkled and possibly keratinous skin would have covered these bones. (wikipedia.org)