anterosuperior

anterosuperior

 [an″ter-o-soo-pēr´e-or]
situated in front and above.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·ter·o·su·pe·ri·or

(an'ter-ō-sū-pē'rē-or),
In front of and above.
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an·ter·o·su·pe·ri·or

(an'tĕr-ō-sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr)
In front and above.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

an·ter·o·su·pe·ri·or

(an'tĕr-ō-sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr)
In front of and above.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Anatomy of the right anterosuperior area (segment 8) of the liver: evaluation with helical CT during arterial portography.
In the Hawkins test, superior and anterosuperior impingement with deformation (grade 2) of the supraspinatus was seen in four subjects; contact without deformation (grade 1) was observed in 14 (p < 0.001).
In addition, there was a complex tear of the anterior and anterosuperior acetabular labrum (Figure 1).
These tissues were identified in various sites of the acetabulum, including the anterosuperior quadrant in two cases, both anterosuperior and anteroinferior quadrants in five cases, anterosuperior and posterosuperior quadrants in seven cases, and posterosuperior quadrant in one case.
It most often presents in 7-14-year-old boys with acute scrotal pain with swelling in the anterosuperior region of the testicle [4, 5].
Hay displasia acetabular y los cuerpos vertebrales toracolumbares se observan con hipoplasia anterosuperior que origina cifoescoliosis [6,10].
Classification of anterosuperior glenoid labrum variants and their association with shoulder pathology.
Intraoperatively, the right nasal cavity was examined and a large ulcerated lesion was noted on the anterosuperior septum.
There was also an avulsion fracture of the anterosuperior acetabulum and a severely comminuted fracture of the right femoral neck with cephalad displacement.