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brachium

 [bra´ke-um] (pl. bra´chia) (L.)
arm (def. 1).
arm (def. 3).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bra·chi·um

, pl.

bra·chi·a

(brā'kē-ŭm, brak'ē; -ă),
1. Synonym(s): arm (1)
2. An anatomic structure resembling an arm.
[L. arm, prob. akin to G. brachiōn]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

brachium

Latin for arm; as commonly used, the upper arm; the segment of forelimb between the shoulder and elbow.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

brachium

Upper arm; segment of forelimb between the shoulder and elbow
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bra·chi·um

, pl. brachia (brā'kē-ŭm, -ă)
1. Synonym(s): arm (1) .
2. An anatomic structure resembling an arm.
[L. arm, prob. akin to G. brachiōn]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Consequently, DS data had revealed that the patients with RD and RS had preserved the permeability of the arteries of brachium and shoulder, whereas average LBV made 19.8 [+ or -] 0.9 cm/s.
The involvement of the dentate nuclei was not correlated to clinical cerebellar ataxia, while the common findings of abnormal signals involving brachium pontis fibers and cerebellar white matter might provide a possible explanation.
During both of the angiography studies, the skin over the entire left brachium fluoresced.
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Brachioradial arteries are variant radial arteries originating proximal to the elbow, with 76% occurrence of cases arising in the brachium, compared to 24% from the axillary artery (Rodriquez-Niedenfuhr et al.).
calcar is similar in the presence of a long median brachium flanked by two small ones and a central adhesive disc.
Mid-upper-arm circumference (MUAC) was measured in centimeters in standing position with a tape at the largest horizontal circumference around the brachium.
The central brachium was light green, while the adjacent posterior body region was dark olive.
The central brachium developed as a bulge that emerged from the preoral lobe, flanked posteriorly on either side by two lateral brachia (Figs.
In the red integumental chromatosomes of Macro brachium potiuna perfused with 6.5 mM [Ca.sup.++], A23187 ([10.sup.-7] to [10.sup.-4] M) has a concentration-dependent aggregating effect, reversible by [10.sup.-8] M [alpha]-PDH (Britto et al., 1990).