dorsal position

su·pine po·si·tion

lying on the back.
Synonym(s): dorsal position

dorsal position

lying on the back. See supine position.
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The orbital fissure can be observed ahead of the otic capsules, in dorsal position, and the hyomandibular branch of the facial nerve in ventral position.
The first ceratobranchial cartilages in ventral position, together with faringobanchial and epibranchial cartilages in dorsal position, support the gill rays, together with the pseudohyal.
VSD sponge was tailored and placed at the ventral and dorsal position of the kidney leaving no dead space.
A lateral view is important so as not to miss the ZD, because of its dorsal position.
The dorsal type has the oviduct opening in a relatively dorsal position, with the vagina lying ventrally far from the oviduct.
4% in the dorsal position, but the association did not reach statistical significance (p=0.
46 times more likely to develop urinary problems than those who gave birth in the dorsal position consistent with Williams et al.
abdominal muscle - lifting the trunk from dorsal position for 30" and raising the legs stretched from hanging, b.
1), tarsus three-segmented on all pairs of legs; pretarsus of foreleg with large, membranous ventral arolium, and a slightly sclerotized lobe in dorsal position that may represent the dorsal arolium (Fig.
The fetus was alive with anterior presentation, dorsal position and downward deviation of head between forelimbs and adjacent to sternum with bilateral shoulder flexion as posture.
The dorsal position of the eye would be appropriate, for example, to signal that an animal had moved away from the mass and out of the shadow into the light that is coming from above.
Per vaginal examination revealed dilated birth canal, intact water bag with two live fetuses in which one fetus was in posterior presentation with dorsal position and second was in anterior presentation with dorsal position and deviated head along with shoulder flexion posture.