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midline

 [mid´līn]
the imaginary line that divides the body into right and left halves.

midline

[mid′līn]
Etymology: AS, midd + L, linea, line
an imaginary line that divides the body into right and left halves.

midline

1. An imaginary line running along the surface of the brain (anterior to posterior), which separates the right and left hemispheres. 2. See median line.

midline,

n the line equidistant from bilateral features of the head.

midline

the imaginary line that divides the body into right and left halves.
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In the study, 3D images obtained by axial and coronal slices with CT were used to assess the orbital exit points of nerve structures on supraorbital region (foramen/notch or absence), their differences in terms of side, sex and age groups and their distance to midline.
Label the tops of the rectangles along the midline with a "T," and the fronts of the rectangles with an "F.
and techniques have been proposed for the management of larger midline defects and the reconstruction of the upper lip.
TABLE 1: CROSSTAB OF MOLAR RELATIONSHIP SYMMETRY AND MIDLINE STATUS
A total of 300 patients undergoing midline laparotomy were recruited and were randomly divided into two equal groups of 150 each.
Conclusions: Parameters like invasion depth and tumor proximity to midline might provide useful information about prognosis and may help to determine a treatment schedule in patients suffering fdrom cancer of the tongue.
Additionally, the new midline is also designed for use with high-pressure injection for diagnostic studies.
Urachal cysts are clearly distinguished from a prostatic utricle cyst due to their anterior relationship to the urinary bladder while seminal vesicle cysts are located lateral to midline and are usually unilateral.
Moribund patients, those with GCS 3 and thin subdural haematomas, no significant midline shift were operated.
The most common lesion to present as a necrotic midline destructive lesion is extranodal natural killer (NK)/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type.