lateral border

lat·er·al bor·der

[TA]
the margin or edge of a structure that is farthest from the midline.
Synonym(s): margo lateralis [TA], lateral margin

lat·er·al bor·der

(lat'ĕr-ăl bōr'dĕr) [TA]
The margin or edge of a structure that is farthest from the midline.
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Acromion length was measured linearly along the lateral border between its most anterior and posterior points.
A non-contrast enhancing area, indicating the ablation zone, is shown in the lateral border of the renal capsule (blue arrows).
The Geographic tongue is a common lesion that frequently emerges on the dorsal and lateral border of the tongue.
On the right lateral border, there were 3 distinct 3 mm lesions.
The patient was a 40-year-old man with a squamous cell carcinoma of the lateral border of the tongue who was undergoing a hemiglossectomy with elective neck dissection under general anesthesia.
For patients with no inguinal node involvement the lateral border was 1 cm lateral to the widest brim of the pelvic side walls.
Posterolateral angles of dorsal external laterotergites II to III without protruding, IV to VI slightly protruding, VII forming an obtuse angle; lateral border of connexival segments V to VII slightly concave, posterior margin of segment VII substraight; paratergites clavate, as long as one-second length of pygophore; glabrous area faint (Figs.
The surface recording electrode was placed over the nerve on the anterior forearm and the nerve was stimulated at the lateral border of the biceps brachii tendon in the cubital fossa.
This technique uses a transverse ultrasound image and involves needle insertion from the lateral border of the transducer.
On the anteroposterior view, tibiofibular clear space is the horizontal distance measured from the lateral border of the posterior tibial malleolus to the medial border of the fibula.
The short head of biceps femoris, overlaid and fused with the long head of biceps femoris, forms the lateral border (Figure 3).

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