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dis·tal end

the posterior extremity of a dental appliance.
Synonym(s): heel (3)

dis·tal end

(dis'tăl end)
The posterior extremity of a dental appliance.
Synonym(s): heel (2) .

dis·tal end

(dis'tăl end)
Posterior extremity of a dental instrument or appliance.
Synonym(s): heel (3) .
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Style of similar diameter to distal end of postpedicel, equipped with long dark red-brown setae projecting from all surfaces.
Figure 5 shows a large non-cortical flake where two large flake removals off the distal end have created three points.
These armaments on the distal end of the gonopodium, coupled with other meristic and morphometric measurements (e.
The cranial main branch passes a bony canal at the distal end of the shaft, then continues distally over the lateral side of the intertarsal joint, and finally inserts on the cranial edge of the ossified tendon of M.
This principle has been challenged by the results of a recent study in 42 resection specimens for investigation of the relationship between the mucosal EGJ and the distal end of these palisading veins.
Intracarpal soft-tissue lesions associated with an intra-articular fracture of the distal end of the radius.
Also, the spermathecae have cactoid lobes at 2/3 distal end of the stalk, outer lobe with constriction at the base and with a notch on inner side toward the distal end (Fig.
Dissection was then carried anteriorly where residual hemangioma was encountered, and the distal end of the hypoglossal nerve was identified.
The compost should be freely draining and the distal end should go in the compost first.
However, in such cases a removable appliance is preferable compared with a distal end shoe permanently embedded in a child's soft tissue.
The nondominant wrist was scanned to obtain 116 views at the distal end of the radius.
Upon arrival in the clinic, the cast was noted to have a foul odor, and a bloody discharge was noted from the distal end of the intact cast.

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