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Knuckle sign

(Science: radiology) Seen in pulmonary embolism, abrupt tapering of an occluded vessel distally


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Requesting help in design of Non-Human race.

... so allows the creature to apply more strength into the shoveling process of digging. I also have, from many of the primary joints (knees, elbows, knuckles of hand and toe, back of the jaw) lithoderms with a dense bone base and covered in a very mineral rich kertain (sp?). Would those growths aid ...

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by Otakon
Tue Nov 30, 2010 6:24 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Requesting help in design of Non-Human race.
Replies: 2
Views: 3465

laughing.....dangerous?

... --> doesn't frowning use more muscles? so doesn't frowning lose you more weight? Another thing --> So does the sound from cracking your knuckles made from the depletion of the cartilage in your joints?

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by scottyiu
Sat Dec 03, 2005 1:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: laughing.....dangerous?
Replies: 20
Views: 8007

laughing.....dangerous?

If by "clicking your fingers," you mean "cracking your knuckles," then there is a large amount of evidence that says that this depletes the cartilage in your joints, thereby eventually causing arthritis. But this has not yet been proven. Although...err...it ...

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by biostudent84
Wed Nov 09, 2005 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: laughing.....dangerous?
Replies: 20
Views: 8007

cell membrane and the microscope

... are usually square or rectangular in shape. If you look at the angles of a plant cell, you can usually see the cell membrane in this spot. *cracks knuckles and attempts ASCII art* __________ |/------------ || || That's the best I can do. But where you see the "/" is where you can -sometines- see ...

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by biostudent84
Mon Oct 10, 2005 11:24 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell membrane and the microscope
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

Re: mmmmm?????

... usefull info nehoo!!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol: BONIO XXXXXXXXXXXXXX lol ok this is not smart biological info i'm givin ya here, but i used to crack my knuckles all the time and i felt the way you did - if i didnt crack them, they hurt. but i forced myself not to and eventually the pain went away. now ...

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by kerrysan
Thu Jul 28, 2005 12:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Cracking Knuckles
Replies: 15
Views: 14561
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