superior ramus

superior ramus
superior ramus n RAMUS (b(1))

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  • Superior ramus — can refer to: * Superior ramus of the ischium * Superior pubic ramus …   Wikipedia

  • Superior ramus of the ischium — Infobox Bone Name = Superior ramus of the ischium Latin = ramus superior ossis ischii GraySubject = 57 GrayPage = 235 Caption = Right hip bone. External surface. Caption2 = System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = r 02 DorlandsSuf =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramus of the ischium — can refer to: * Superior ramus of the ischium * Inferior ramus of the ischium …   Wikipedia

  • Ramus — In anatomy, a branch, such as a branch of a blood vessel or nerve. For example, the ramus acetabularis arteriae circumflexae femoris medialis is the branch of an artery that goes to the socket of the hip joint. The plural of ramus is rami. * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • Superior pubic ramus — Infobox Bone Name = Superior pubic ramus Latin = ramus superior ossis pubis GraySubject = 57 GrayPage = 236 Caption = Right hip bone. External surface. (Superior ramus of pubis labeled at center right.) Caption2 = Pelvis. Superior ramus is 4b.… …   Wikipedia

  • ramus superior ossis pubis — [TA] superior ramus of pubic bone: the bar of bone projecting from the body of the pubic bone in a posterosuperolateral direction to the iliopubic eminence and forming part of the acetabulum. See illustration at ramus ossis ischii. Called also… …   Medical dictionary

  • Superior fascia of diaphragm of pelvis — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = fascia superior diaphragmatis pelvis GraySubject = 119 GrayPage = 421 Caption = Coronal section of pelvis, showing arrangement of fasciae. Viewed from behind. Caption2 = System = MeshName = MeshNumber =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramus — can refer to: * A branch * A portion of a bone (from Latin ramus , branch ), as in the Ramus mandibulæ or Superior pubic ramus * A nerve ramus such as the Dorsal ramus of spinal nerve * Petrus Ramus * The academic journal Ramus: Critical Studies… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramus — Ra̱mus [aus lat. ramus, Gen.: rami = Ast, Zweig] m; , Ra̱mi: Ast, Zweig eines Nervs, einer Arterie oder einer Vene; astartiger Teil eines Knochens; Abk.: R., Mehrz.: Rr. (Anat.). Ra̱mus acetabula̱ris: zur Hüftpfanne verlaufender Ast der… …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • ramus ossis ischii — [TA] ramus of ischium: the flattened bar of bone that projects from the inferior end of the body of the ischium in an anterosuperomedial direction to meet the inferior ramus of the pubis. It forms part of the border of the obturator foramen. See… …   Medical dictionary

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