anteroposterior position


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anteroposterior position

A radiographical examination position in which the central ray enters the front of the body and exits from the back.
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The damage to this part of the central nervous system can have severe and long-lasting affections to the anatomy and the function of motor aspects that are greatly influenced by the extension and the anteroposterior position of the injury.
The a angle [sup][1] was 62[degrees] in anteroposterior position (AP), and 63[degrees] in frog position [Figure 1]a.
The variable anteroposterior position of the retroperitoneal colon to the kidneys.

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