incisura


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notch

(notch), [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA], emargination, incisure

incisura

/in·ci·su·ra/ (in-si-su´rah) pl. incisu´rae   [L.] notch.

incisura

[in′sisyo̅o̅′rə]
Etymology: L, incidere, to cut into
a notch or incision on an organ or body part.

incisura angularis

An abrupt indentation of the gastric wall along the lesser curvature, located between the proximal 2/3 and distal 1/3, marking the imaginary junction between the antrum and body.

notch

(noch) [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA] , incisure.

incisura

An indentation or notch in a structure.
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In four hearts, the AIV terminated as three to four branches near the incisura on the acute margin.
The markers were attached to the xiphoid process, incisura jugularis (suprasternal notch), C7, T8, and, on the dominant side, angulus acromialis, deltoi'dus tuberosity, medial and lateral epicondyles of the elbow, radial and ulnar styloid processes (Wu et al.
25) Relative fixation of the cerebellum by the tentorium, with repetitive pivoting at the incisura, may cause distortion in the brainstem at the floor of the fourth ventricle with neuraxis damage during these internal brain movements.