Hilton, John

Hilton, John

Brit. surgeon, 1804–1878.

Hilton law

The trunk of a nerve sends branches not only to a particular muscle but also to the joint moved by that muscle and to the skin overlying the insertion of that muscle.

Hilton line

A line at the junction of the anal skin and mucosa, beneath which the intersphincteric groove may be palpable. Because many persons have no visible line in this location, anatomists disagree about the significance of the Hilton line.

Hilton muscle

The aryepiglottic muscle.

Hilton sac

Laryngeal saccule.
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John, English surgeon, 1804-1878.
Hilton law - the nerve supplying a joint also supplies the muscles that move the joint and the skin covering the articular insertion of those muscles.
Hilton method - division of the nerves supplying a part, for the relief of pain in ulcers.
Hilton sac - a small diverticulum provided with mucous glands. Synonym(s): saccule of larynx
Hilton white line - a zone in the mucosa of the anal canal said to be palpable. Synonym(s): white line of anal canal
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Notable attendees were Paris Hilton, John Stamos and MTV's Rob Dyrdek.
Level 3 - British Racing School: Chris Armstrong, Jennifer Barnett, Scott Calder, Ludovic Cornuel, Heidi Cumbley, Joanne Currie, Gemma Gracey-Davison, David Hilton, John Jessie, Karl Kuuk, Victoria Leonard, William Mayer, Aimee Norris, Veer Tomar, Jade Walters, Katherine Williams, Michael Wilson, Yuan Zhou.
A leader cannot achieve alone and I would like to place on record my personal thanks to many elected colleagues, particularly Tina Gould, Peter Millea, Berni Turner, Flo Clucas, Ron Gould, Marilyn Fielding and Karen Afford, along with senior officers Colin Hilton, John Kelly, Ben Dolan, Stuart Smith, Tony Hunter and Kris Donaldson (all formerly of this parish).
TREACHEROUS: Residents of Thick HolIins Drive, Meltham, from left: Ian Hepworth, Jenny Hilton, John Dearnley and Ron Bateman.
They were Lewis Williamson from Nancy's Bordello, Michael Robinson from As You Like It, Ron Banerjee from the Hilton, John Collingwood from Want to Impress and Nigel Scott, Tom Walker and Callum Underwood, also from Popolo.
(6) Simon, Personal Recollections, 27, 30; Tim Hilton, John Ruskin: The Later Years (Yale U.
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Camera (color, DV); editors, Michael Hilton, John Tracy; music, Larry Gatlin; line producer, Dawn Youngsteadt.
BRIAN DAVIES / The Register-Guard Soon after giving his last speech as governor at the Eugene Hilton, John Kitzhaber joins his parents, Albert and Annabel, for the ride home.
Club captain Brian Macdonald (9-20-79) won the 55-60 age group, club president Mick Baynes (86-14-72) the 61-70 and Ian Farrell (91-18-73) the 71 plus with Baynes in the winning Bull Bay C team along with Benny Hilton, John Gore, Dafydd Davies, Gwyn Ll Smith and Roy Gregson.
In their room at the Hilton, John and Yoko appeared to be living healthily.