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(Science: anatomy) a Band of fibrous tissue that connects bones or cartilages, serving to support and strengthen joints. A sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs.Any connection or unifying bond.A type of connective tissue interconnecting bones and helping to make the overall structure of the skeleton.

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How is this possible

Arthritis is rather chronic problem. This seems like some problem with ligament. Go check with your doctor.

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by JackBean
Sat May 25, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: How is this possible
Replies: 4
Views: 3266

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... I could hardly function. I had numerous tests done in the hospital. I had a laparoscopy done and they found scar tissue on my ovary and uterineal ligament. They took that out. I left the hospital shortly after that. The pelvic pain is now gone. Hurray. They put me on Prevacid a stomach acid reducer ...

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by Momofthree
Mon Oct 27, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2911168

Histology Help

... also is commonly stained with blue stains that will color the proteins). It's not dense, though, which probably rules out cartilage, tendon, ligament, and bone (except for some marrows). That suggests one of the fibrous varieties. That's all I've got. I TA'ed histology for a few years, and ...

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by Darby
Sat Mar 17, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Histology Help
Replies: 6
Views: 6401

I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...

... of joint? --- I'm thinking that the answers are: 1. skin 2. 217 ??? 3. dried body 4. ? produces the body's blood cells? ? 5. Gliding 6. when a ligament is stretched too far 7. bones produce blood cells and also store minerals and other materials that your body needs; bones provide shape to ...

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by LaceFlowerCookies
Wed Jan 17, 2007 10:28 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: I think this would go here... human & animal anatomy...
Replies: 9
Views: 9554

hepatic portal vein

... 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 organs ...

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by dipjyoti
Sun Oct 15, 2006 5:15 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: hepatic portal vein
Replies: 11
Views: 14199
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