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Falciform

Falciform

Having a crescentic or sickle shape.

Synonym: falcate.

Origin: L. Falx, sickle, _ forma, form


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hepatic portal vein

... portal systemic anastomosis formed by the body as an attempt to bypass the obstructed liver circulation. These collateral vessels form along the falciform ligament, diaphragm, spleen, stomach and peritoneum. The collaterals find their way to the renal vein where blood drained from the digestive ...

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by dipjyoti
Sun Oct 15, 2006 5:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: hepatic portal vein
Replies: 11
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test results

... within the subcarinal and bilateral hilar regions in asymmetric distribution. Mild focal fatty infiltration along the anterior aspect of the falciform ligament.(*) 11 mm follicle versus cyst is present within the right ovary. 18 mm hypodense well defined lesions within the posterior cortex ...

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by RANDY
Sun May 07, 2006 11:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5478991

YES

... HOUNDSFIELD UNITS 11 MM FOLLICLE VERSUS CYST IS PRESENT WITHIN THE RIGHT OVARY mILD FOCAL FATTY INFILTRATION ALONG THE ANTERIOR ASPECT OF THE FALCIFORM LIGAMENT Impression: Pathololgical lymphadenopathy within the subcarnial and bilateral hilar regions in asymmetric distribution. Differential ...

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by RANDY
Sun May 07, 2006 10:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5478991

Mutation

... environment. Example: in the places where malaria lurks at every turn you can detect about 20% has Aa heterozygotus, a being the gene that causes falciform anemia. These individuals have been favoured by evolution cause plasmodium malaria can not live in their blood If you require more info on ...

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by MrMistery
Sun May 08, 2005 5:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mutation
Replies: 20
Views: 14592


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