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incisure

 [in-si´zher]
Rivinus' incisure (tympanic incisure) tympanic notch.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

notch

(notch), [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA], emargination, incisure
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

notch

(noch) [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA] , incisure.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The changes seen in incisure depth of mandible were a measure of both osteoporosis and age.
Multiple comparisons between subgroups of Group I showed a significant increase in the incisure depth between Pre A vs Pre B groups (pless than 0.04) at CI of 95% (Figure).
Multiple comparisons between subgroups of Group II showed highly significant increase in incisure depth between Post A vs Post- Post C, and Post B vs Post C (pless than 0.001 each) at CI of 95%.Intergroupcomparison between Group I and Group II showed a significant increase in incisure depth between Pre A vs Post A (p-=0.001) at CI of 95%.