cnemial


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cnemial

 [ne´me-al]
tibial.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cne·mi·al

(ne'mē-ăl),
Relating to the leg, especially to the shin.
[G. knēmē, leg]
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Cnemial hair was shaved off, and the skin in front of the tibialis anterior (TA) muscle was exposed.
(14) The femorotibialis muscle is located on the dorsal aspect of the femur and inserts on the cnemial crest of the tibiotarsus to function in extension of the stifle.
An 18-gauge bone marrow aspiration needle was used to collect a bone marrow sample via the left cnemial crest of the tibiotarsus.