cortical plate


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plate

 [plāt]
1. a flat stratum or layer.
2. dental plate; sometimes, by extension, incorrectly used to designate a complete denture.
3. a flat vessel, usually a petri dish, containing sterile solid medium for the culture of microorganisms.
4. to prepare a culture medium in a petri dish, or to inoculate such a medium with a bacterial culture.
axial plate primitive streak.
bite plate biteplate.
cortical plate a layer of compact bone overlying the spongiosa of the alveolar process on the vestibular and oral aspects of the mandible and maxilla.
deck plate roof plate.
dental plate a plate of acrylic resin, metal, or other material that is fitted to the shape of the mouth, and serves for the support of artificial teeth.
dorsal plate roof plate.
end plate see end plate.
epiphyseal plate the thin plate of cartilage between the epiphysis and the shaft of a long bone; it is the site of growth in length and is obliterated by epiphyseal closure.
equatorial plate the collection of chromosomes at the equator of the spindle in mitosis.
floor plate the unpaired ventral longitudinal zone of the neural tube; called also ventral plate.
foot plate footplate.
force plate force platform.
medullary plate neural plate.
muscle plate myotome (def. 2).
neural plate a thickened band of ectoderm in the midbody region of the developing embryo, which develops into the neural tube; called also medullary plate.
roof plate the unpaired dorsal longitudinal zone of the neural tube; called also dorsal plate and deck plate.
tarsal plate tarsus (def. 2).
ventral plate floor plate.

cortical plate

The compact layers of bone forming the surfaces of the alveolar processes of the mandible and maxilla.
See also: plate
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Caption: Figure 2: Photomicrographs of the sections of the medial prefrontal cortex of the control and test group animals, Marginal layer (M); cortical plate (Cp); subcortical plate (Sp), H&E, Mag*400.
However, cortical excitatory neurons subsequently form radially oriented leading processes and begin radial migration into the cortical plate while they elongate their axons.
Cut surface revealed a whitish intra osseous lesion covered by intact cortical plates.
The thalamic connections do not penetrate the cortical plate, making it to their seats, until 26 weeks' gestation.
diameter implants above 70Ncm especially when the cortical plate encountered is thin and/or the pitch of the implant being used is less.
Fig 1: Intra oral photograph shows swelling in the right posterior maxillary region with expansion of cortical plates.
Mandibular cross sectional occlusal projection showed labial tilting of 43 as well as buccal and lingual cortical plate expansion (Fig 2b).
Most lesions are seen as painless swelling and appear as asymptomatic expansion of buccal and lingual cortical plates.
Buccal cortical plate expansion and vestibular obliteration and tenderness were present in relation to 34-37.
corticotomy (partial cut of cortical plate without penetrating medullary bone), ostectomy (removal of an amount of cortical and medullary bone) and corticotectomy (removal of an amount of cortex without medullary bone).
A strict inclusion criterion was used, where periapical radiolucency was within the limits of 5mm involving only apical one third of root and intact labial cortical plate (confirmed clinically).
Clinically, ameloblastic carcinoma is more aggressive than most typical ameloblastomas with extensive local destruction, perforation of the cortical plate, extension into surrounding soft tissues, numerous recurrent lesions, and metastasis, usually to cervical lymph nodes.