dorsal recumbent

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Related to dorsal recumbent: Valsalva maneuver, Homans sign

dorsal recumbent

Etymology: L, dorsalis, back; recumbere, to lie down
lying on the back, as in a supine position.


2. Inactive, idle.

dorsal recumbent

Lying on one's back. Synonym: supine (1)

lateral recumbent

Lying on one's side.

ventral recumbent

Lying with one's anterior side down. Synonym: prone (1)
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Median intraocular pressure (10P) and P values of the differences between IOP upright and dorsal recumbent positions as determined with the TonoVet (Icare Finland Oy) rebound tonometer (setting d).