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(1) (anatomy) Near to the point of anatomical reference.

(2) (anatomy) On or in the direction of the proximal part.



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The Fiber Disease

... (Table 1). Vascular invasion by sparsely septate, irregularly branched hyphae is seen (56). The infectious process spreads along the vessel walls proximally, and the organism may be visualized in the arterial wall or in the outer part of the thrombus using GMS or PAS stains. Eventually the acute ...

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by hartuk
Thu Nov 09, 2006 9:58 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Tyrannosaurus sex et alia topics

... tyrannosaurids also have what is called an arctometatarsus. An arctometatarsus is where metatarsal III forms a wedge distally, but pinches out proximally. This feature is unique and found in some ornithomimosaurs, deinonychosaurs, alvareszaurids, and oviraptorosaurs. An arctometatarsus has ...

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by Kiezel
Tue Aug 15, 2006 12:16 am
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Topic: Tyrannosaurus sex et alia topics
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possible treatments

... infection caused by the soil fungus Sporothrix schenckii . The characteristic infection involves suppurating subcutaneous nodules that progress proximally along lymphatic channels (lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis). Rarely, a primary pulmonary infection (pulmonary sporotrichosis) occurs, or direct ...

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Jan 31, 2006 6:11 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: possible treatments
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