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fundus

 [fun´dus] (pl. fun´di) (L.)
the bottom or base of anything; anatomic nomenclature for the bottom or base of an organ, or the part of a hollow organ farthest from its mouth. adj., adj fun´dal, fun´dic.
The fundus of the uterus grows in a predictable pattern during the weeks of pregnancy. From McQuillan et al., 2002.
fundus of bladder the base or posterior surface of the urinary bladder, which contains the trigone of the bladder and the outlet where urine empties through the internal urethral orifice.
fundus of eye the back portion of the interior of the eyeball, visible through the pupil by use of the ophthalmoscope. (See Atlas 4, Part A).
fundus of gallbladder the inferior, dilated portion of the gallbladder.
fundus of stomach the part of the stomach to the left and above the level of the opening between the stomach and esophagus.
fundus tym´pani the floor of the tympanic cavity.
fundus u´teri (fundus of uterus) the part of the uterus above the orifices of the fallopian tubes.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fundi

(fŭn′dī′)
n.
Plural of fundus.
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fundi

Plural of fundus.
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Fundi said the security officers who responded managed to recover 200 animals and are working closely with security personnel from Baringo county to ensure all animals are recovered.
Fundi said they had drinks while happily remembering their days together in Nairobi until some minutes to midnight when he escorted him to his house just outside the KPA welfare Centre gate.Born in 1961 in Migori County, Oloo went to Central Primary School, where he sat his Certificate of Primary Examination (CPE), before joining Kisumu Boys High School, where he played hockey and helped the school win the national title in 1974.Ben Oloo in a recent photo.
Fundi said the second post mortem was performed in the presence of all parties including the three pathologists who performed the first.
Fundi prayed to the court to compel Kenyatta University Funeral Home, where the body was preserved and a postmortem conducted, to produce the missing body parts and for the police to be enjoined in the matter and a third postmortem be done to ascertain the cause of death.