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appendicular

 [ap″en-dik´u-lar]
1. pertaining to an appendix or appendage.
2. pertaining to the limbs.

ap·pen·dic·u·lar

(ap'en-dik'yū-lăr),
1. Relating to an appendix or appendage.
2. Relating to the limbs, as opposed to axial, which refers to the trunk and head.

appendicular

/ap·pen·dic·u·lar/ (ap″en-dik´u-lar)
1. pertaining to the vermiform appendix.
2. pertaining to an appendage.

appendicular

(ăp′ən-dĭk′yə-lər)
adj.
Of, relating to, or consisting of an appendage or appendages, especially the limbs: the appendicular skeleton.

appendicular

See appendix.

ap·pen·dic·u·lar

(ap'ĕn-dik'yŭ-lăr)
1. Relating to an appendix or appendage.
2. Relating to the limbs, as opposed to axial, which refers to the trunk and head.

appendicular

1. pertaining to an appendix or appendage.
2. pertaining to the limbs.

appendicular joint
a limb joint.
appendicular skeleton
the skeleton of the limbs.
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Rates of bone loss in the appendicular and axial skeletons of women.
7%) was achieved when experienced radiographers reported fractures of the appendicular skeleton in adults.
Mucinous cyst adenoma is a rare cystic neoplasm of the vermiform appendix characterized by villous adenomatous changes of the appendicular epithelium associated with mucin filled lumen.
Role of hyperbilirubinemia as a diagnostic predictor of appendicular perforation.
Differential changes in bone mineral density of the appendicular and axial skeleton with aging: relationship to spinal osteoporosis.
The umbilical third port was used only if the ENDOLOOP(r) was guided to the appendicular root or if the intestine was displaced by the forceps (Fig.
18) reported a negative association between trunk to appendicular lean mass ratio and quality of life independent of age, socioeconomic status, rheumatoid factor, disease activity, joint damage, disease duration, and use of steroids in patients with RA.
The current study was planned to observe the axial as well as appendicular skeleton of BMD by DEXA method in RA patients.
Caecal duplication cysts can be an incidental finding, or may mimic an appendicular abscess or malignant mass.
From the whole-body composition data obtained using DEXA, appendicular skeletal muscle mass (ASM) was calculated as the sum of muscle mass in arms and legs, assuming that all nonfat and nonbone tissue is skeletal muscle (Baumgartner et al.