adjective see foramen

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  • foraminal — fəˈramənəl adjective Etymology: Latin foramin , foramen + English al : of or occurring by way of a foramen foraminal block * * * foramˈinal adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑foramen …   Useful english dictionary

  • foraminal — See foramen. * * * …   Universalium

  • foraminal — fo·ram·i·nal …   English syllables

  • foraminal lymph node — nodus lymphoideus foraminalis …   Medical dictionary

  • foramen — foraminal /feuh ram euh nl/, adj. /feuh ray meuhn/, n., pl. foramina / ram euh neuh/. an opening, orifice, or short passage, as in a bone or in the integument of the ovule of a plant. [1665 75; < L foramen hole, opening, equiv. to fora(re) to… …   Universalium

  • Spondylolisthesis — Not to be confused with spondylosis, spondylitis, or spondylolysis. Spondylolisthesis Classification and external resources X ray of the lateral lumbar spine with a grade III spondylolisthesis at the L5 S1 level …   Wikipedia

  • lymph node — One of numerous round, oval, or bean shaped bodies located along the course of lymphatic vessels, varying greatly in size (1–25 mm in diameter) and usually presenting a depressed area, the hilum, on one side through which blood vessel s enter and …   Medical dictionary

  • foramen — noun (plural foramina or foramens) Etymology: Latin foramin , foramen, from forare to bore more at bore Date: 1671 a small opening, perforation, or orifice ; fenestra • foraminal or foraminous adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Spurling's test — is a very specific, but not sensitive physical examination maneuver in diagnosing cervical spondylosis or acute cervical (neck) radiculopathy. It is a variant of foraminal compression test (cervical compression test). Patients with a cervical… …   Wikipedia

  • Le test de Erb — Test d Erb Pour les articles homonymes, voir Erb. Le test d Erb, décrit par le neurologue allemand Wilhelm Erb, est un test manuel concernant le rachis cervical pour distinguer un syndrome foraminal des vertèbres cervicales d un syndrome… …   Wikipédia en Français

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