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ischiadic

 [is″ke-ad´ik]
2. sciatic (def. 2).
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sci·at·ic

(sī-at'ik),
1. Relating to or situated in the neighborhood of the ischium or hip. Ischial or sciatic. Synonym(s): ischiadic, ischial, ischiatic
2. Relating to sciatica.
Synonym(s): ischiadicus
[Mediev. L. sciaticus, a corruption of G. ischiadikos, fr. ischion, the hip joint]
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sci·at·ic

(sī-at'ik)
1. Relating to or situated in the neighborhood of the ischium or hip. Ischial or sciatic.
Synonym(s): ischiadic, ischial, ischiatic.
2. Relating to sciatica.
[Mediev. L. sciaticus, a corruption of G. ischiadikos, fr. ischion, the hip joint]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Within the left ischiadic nerve, increased numbers of lymphocytes and plasma cells were present in the endoneurium, in addition to axonal swelling and myelin degeneration (Fig 5).
To pursue a definitive diagnosis, a paraffin block containing left ischiadic nerve, as well as frozen tissue samples of the heart, liver, lung, kidney, and spleen were submitted for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing (Service de diagnostic at the Faculte de Medecine Veterinaire-Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada).
(5) The principle nerves affected by Marek's disease virus include the ischiadic nerve, vagus nerve, and the celiac and brachial plexuses.