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Dictionary » C » Cadaver



a dead body.

Synonym: corpse.

Origin: L. Fr. Cado, to fall

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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Nevertheless, there is absolutely no evidence that black people have smaller brains on average than any other race. You have evidence? Post it. Cadaver studies? Those are irretrievably flawed and they've been debunked by such eminent scientists as Phillip Tobias: A critical review is given of ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 219456

replacing Cells in and outs

... dies and, for some period of time, individual cells may remain functional. That’s why it is possible to transplant an organ from a “fresh” cadaver. When an individual cell dies—whether it dies “naturally” or due to external damage—it has lost essential functions: its chromosomes have lost ...

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by blcr11
Sat Jun 02, 2007 5:59 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: replacing Cells in and outs
Replies: 39
Views: 13726

studying human anatomy is tuff

... in general, so it becomes hard when it comes to memorizing the tissues and evry veins and arteries, their origins, innervations, etc, on a human cadaver... mere knowledge in cat anatomy (in bio courses) wont be of too much help... ^_^

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by honee_v
Wed Oct 25, 2006 2:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: medicine degree
Replies: 11
Views: 4072

Organ Transplants!

... If a patient needs a heart transplant, a double lung transplant, a pancreas transplant or a cornea transplant, they will need to get it from a cadaverous (deceased) donor. Generally, acceptable donors are people who are brain dead but on artificial life support. Even though they are technically ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organ Transplants!
Replies: 21
Views: 22564


What's it called when you replace a torn ligament with one from a cadaver?

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by Evie
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:27 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Ligaments
Replies: 1
Views: 1265
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