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externus

 [ek-ster´nus]
external; in anatomy, denoting a structure farther from the center of an organ or cavity.

ex·ter·nal

(eks-ter'năl), [TA] Do not confuse this word with lateral or outer.
On the outside or farther from the center; often incorrectly used to mean lateral.
Synonym(s): externus [TA]
[L. externus]

externus

/ex·ter·nus/ (ek-ster´nus) external; in anatomy, denoting a structure farther from the center of the part or cavity.

externus

external; denoting a structure farther from the center of an organ or cavity.
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A very short transparent canal (fertilization duct) connects the spermatheca with the uterus externus that leads toward the genital opening on the epigastric furrow.
2001) (Plexus vertebralis externus Venas longitudinales prevertebrales dorsalis et ventralis) (a) (lbokuroetal.
Nietzsche, for example, began as an externus but his status soon changed (Bach-Dokumente, ii: Fremdschrifiliche und bedruckte Dokumente zur Lebensgeschichte Johann Sebastian Bachs 1685-1750, ed.
Mean (SE) timing of trunk muscles activation (erector spine at level L1 (ES), multifidus at level L5 (MF), obliquus externus (OE), obliquus internus (OI) and rectus abdominis (RA)) in measurements of anticipatory postural adaptations (APA) to fast voluntary arms movement and postural reflex reactions (PRR) to sudden loading of the arms before and after application of kinesio taping (KT) or placebo taping (PT).
The spermatheca is nothing more than a bud of gland developing from the wall of the uterus externus.
The patient was diagnosed with left psoas contracture/ tendinopathy and a plan of management including active and passive stretching of left psoas and rectus femoris, manual facilitation of gluteus maximus, ART[R] of psoas, rectus femoris, obturator externus, sartorius and pectineus was proposed.
However, in the wetland complex at our study site, Asynarchus nigriculus Banks is always dominant in temporary and Limnephilus externus (Hagen) is dominant in permanent basins (S.
Six deep muscles of the hip (piriformis, obturator internus, obturator externus, gemellus inferior, gemellus superior, and quadratus femoris) are well positioned to rotate the hip joints externally without causing compensatory action in surrounding muscles and joints.
However, the first ischial cut can be easily performed prior to repositioning through the lateral incision, between the inferior gemellus and obturator externus muscles, with optimal visual control of the sciatic nerve.
The fascia from the obturator externus and adductor magnus muscles was removed without damaging the branches of the obturator nerve.
C, Axial T2W fat-suppressed image acquired inferior to the pubis shows avulsion and retraction of the adductor origin (arrow), with associated strain of the obturator externus, pectineus and adductor longus muscles (arrowheads).