Patella Sentence Examples
In the most primitive Lamellibranchs there is no separate generative aperture but the gonads discharge into the renal cavity, as in Patella among Gastropods.
This columella muscle is the same thing as the muscles adhering to the shell in Patella, and the posterior adductor of Lamellibranchs.
In Colymbus the patella is reduced to a small ossicle, its function being taken by the greatly developed pyramidal processus tibialis anterior; in Podiceps and Hesperornis the patella itself is large and pyramidal.
In these, as in Patella, the typical ctenidia are aborted, and the branchial function is assumed by close-set lamelliform processes arranged in a series beneath the mantle-skirt on either side of the foot.
The existence of two renal organs in Patella, and their relation to the pericardium (a portion of the coelom), is important.Advertisement
The digestive tract of Patella offers some interesting features.
The general structure of the Molluscan intestine has not been sufficiently investigated to render any comparison of this structure of Patella with that of other Mollusca possible.
Originally the Chitons were placed with the limpets, Patella, in Cuvier's Cyclobranchia, an order of the Gastropoda.
Arthroscopically assisted reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament using a patella tendon bone autograft.
Effusions of the knee occupy the entire joint, the suprapatellar pouch extends 3 finger breadths above the patella.Advertisement
My patella was actually floating over the face of the lateral femoral condyle without the brace.
Their recommendations are - Soft tissue contracture around patella and fat pad - Start serial lateral X-rays to follow patellar height.
In people where the groove is too shallow, their patella may actually slip out of the groove, causing a patellar dislocation.
I've had 2 major patella dislocations in the past 6 months.
The sky line radiograph taken at 30 degrees of knee flexion may show lateral tilt of the patella onto the lateral facet.Advertisement
In these cases the patella can be easily lifted out of, and replaced back into the trochlear groove on the femur.
It is associated with a variety of developmental disorders, including joint laxity, patella alta and hypoplasia of the lateral femoral condyle.
Behavior in Captivity In aquaria, I could not get them to eat the limpets, Patella.
Lateral - with the tape pulling the patella to the lateral side of the knee.
Perform rotational movements and downward pressure over this quadrant while keeping the patella stabilized with the non-dominant index finger and thumb.Advertisement
A band may be felt tightly pulling the patella over laterally and tilting the patella.
Start with knee extended, gently pushing the patella laterally.
The tendons join the muscles of the upper and lower leg and hold the patella (kneecap) in place.
This causes the patella to twist or be pulled inwards.
In addition there was a fracture of the inferior pole of the left patella.Advertisement
In the presence of chondromalacia of the central ridge or generalized over the whole patella there is usually no definable cause treatable by arthroscopy.
However, the lack of active extension combined with effusion, palpable deficiency in the patellar mechanism, and patella Alta is diagnostic.
This demonstrates subluxation, patella tilt, lateral patella tilt, lateral patella hyperpressure and any arthritis or thinning of the articular cartilage.
Limpets (Patella vulgata) and rough periwinkles are snails that graze on the algae and lichens.
The medial plica can also become nipped between patella and condyle, causing momentary pain and ' giving way ' .
Treatment of Patella sleeve fracture Surgical repair, usually the medial and lateral retinaculum are also found to be torn.
The patella tendinitis was treated with manual soft- tissue techniques to eliminate the pain and inflammation.
The patient's right ACL was reconstructed using part of his patella tendon with a successful outcome, ie, a stable knee.
This demonstrates subluxation, patella tilt, lateral patella hyperpressure and any arthritis or thining of the articular cartilage.
The patella then runs on the undamaged part of the femoral trochlea and the symptoms are often relieved.
The relationship of the patella to the femoral trochlear is well shown.
Until the patella tendon and quadriceps snap and a once valiant athlete is carted off the track, perhaps never to walk again.
There is a patella, intercalated in the tendon of the femori-tibialis or extensor cruris muscle.
The heart in Patella consists of a single auricle (not two as in Haliotis and Fissurella) and a ventricle; the former receives the blood from the branchial vein, the latter distributes it through a large aorta which soon leads into irregular blood-lacunae.