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soft tissue

A generic term for muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, or other supporting tissue matrix

soft tissue,

n a system of osteopathic techniques for diagnosing and treat-ing somatic dysfunctions within tissues other than bones or joints. See also somatic dysfunction.

soft tissue,

n body tissue except bone, teeth, nails, hair, and cartilage.
soft tissue undercut,

soft

lacking in firmness.

soft fat
unpleasant soft fat occurs in pigs fed for too long on kitchen swill.
soft khaki weed
soft palate myositis
a cause of dorsal displacement of the soft palate in horses, resulting in chronic obstruction of the airway during exercise.
soft rolypoly
salsolakali.
soft rush
juncuseffusus.
soft shell disease
fish eggs lose their turgidity and become flat and wrinkled; the cause is unknown.
soft shelled eggs
hen eggs with soft shells occur in birds affected by avian infectious bronchitis and can persist for a long time into the recovery period.
soft ticks
ticks lacking a dorsal shield or scutum; members of the family Argasidae, e.g. Argas persicus. Called also nonscutate.
soft tissue
tissue other than bone and cartilage.
soft x-ray beam
made at low kVp output. The beam has low energy and weak penetration.
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Covering soft-tissue management of trauma in the extremities, this color-illustrated textbook/reference for orthopedic and trauma surgeons is accompanied by online videos and animations.
As a result, soft-tissue imaging methods such as mammography must use high doses of radiation, which can pose health risks for the patient, to yield even low-resolution images.
Soft-tissue sarcomas are rare; about 8,700 new cases are diagnosed each year.
In the United States alone, there are greater than 100,000 soft-tissue procedures in the foot and ankle performed annually.
Unilateral bleeding in the presence of a soft-tissue mass should certainly suggest the possibility of a malignancy in the nose or sinus; a biopsy of the soft tissue should be performed.
Another soft-tissue mass within a CSF-filled sac was seen in the left lateral recess, but there was no evidence of significant temporal lobe herniation.
This is unfortunate, because it is extremely important to obtain a tissue diagnosis, especially in patients with unilateral soft-tissue disease.
Nasdaq: ARIA) today announced interim results of an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial of its novel mTOR inhibitor, AP23573, administered as a single agent, in patients with advanced bone and soft-tissue sarcomas.
The clinical presentation includes the triad of hyperirritability, soft-tissue swelling, and the appearance of painful, firm soft-tissue masses.
Nasdaq: ARIA) today announced that AP23573, its novel mTOR inhibitor, has been designated an orphan drug by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) for the treatment of both soft-tissue and bone sarcomas.
A 2-year-old boy presented with a history of nasal obstruction and a slowly growing soft-tissue mass in the right nasal cavity that had been present since he was 6 months old.
Nasdaq: ARIA) today announced that AP23573, its novel mTOR inhibitor, has been designated an orphan drug by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of both soft-tissue and bone sarcomas.