inferior border

in·fe·ri·or bor·der

[TA]
the caudal or lowermost margin of a structure.
Synonym(s): margo inferior [TA], inferior margin

in·fe·ri·or bor·der

(in-fēr'ē-ŏr bōr'dĕr) [TA]
The caudal or lowermost margin of a structure.
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Mandibular ridge height (upto alveolar ridge crest a2) was taken by calculating the space from the inferior border of the mandible to alveolar ridge crest.
The inferior border osteotomy is a versatile procedure to deal with the abnormal morphology of the chin and can be performed with orthognathic surgery (Figure-3).
To evaluate and compare the superior border of mental foramen to the lower border of mandible (S-L) and the inferior border of mental foramen to lower border of mandible(I-L) values in males and females.
Traction is provided by a suture on the inferior border (this also controls the inferior transverse pancreatic artery)
This book presents a case example of an endodontic failure in which a patient reported symptoms on the inferior border of the zygomatic bone, showing the presence of advanced periodontal disease.
In Z-plasty, a releasing incision was made on superior border and other on the inferior border of lingual frenulum.
Surgical exposure was done under general anesthesia after the incision through the skin, dissection was carried out through subcutaneous tissues, platysma, deep fascia, and finally the pterygomassetric sling with periosteum was divided to approach the inferior border of the mandible and soft bone was removed till the inferior border of the mandible.
A: Axial CT with contrast of the neck and chest demonstrates a homogeneous cystic lesion overlying the inferior border of the thyroid gland, anterior border of the trachea, and the great mediastinal vessels.
In the superior-anterior approach, the splenic artery was identified and isolated first and then dissection of the inferior border of the pancreas is done to separate it from the retroperitoneum further revealing the superior mesenteric vein, the inferior mesenteric vein, and the splenic vein followed by the same step surgical steps as above.
CXR commonly shows marked levoposition of the cardiac silhouette, loss of the right heart border, prominent pulmonary artery, and lung tissue between the diaphragm and inferior border of the heart [7].
Due to the tumor involving the inferior border of the mandible, a recommendation of tumor resection was made.
Mean value for MCT was "0" at the inferior border of the mandibular foramen on both right and left sides, and this value slightly increased at CSM slices and decreased again at the mandibular molar region.

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