cerebral index


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ce·re·bral in·dex

the ratio of the transverse to the anteroposterior diameter of the cranial cavity multiplied by 100.
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ce·re·bral in·dex

(ser'ĕ-brăl in'deks)
The ratio of the transverse to the anteroposterior diameter of the cranial cavity multiplied by 100.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cerebral index

The ratio of greatest transverse diameter to the greatest anteroposterior diameter of the cranium.
See also: index
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ce·re·bral in·dex

(ser'ĕ-brăl in'deks)
Ratio of transverse to anteroposterior diameter of cranial cavity multiplied by 100.
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