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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The dorsal lamina is larger than the lateral lamina, with the mesial border being convex and the lateral border being some-what straighter.
Tongue lipomas, which may be single, multiple or part of a syndrome, most commonly occur on the lateral border of the tongue, and have a male predilection.
Vastus medialis obliquus (VMO) was advanced & sutured to lateral border of patella & quadriceps, after locating patella in trochlear notch in 70[degrees] flexion.
Ultrasound (US) revealed a fascial defect, 18 mm in diameter, at the lateral border of the rectus muscle in the right lower quadrant with herniation of bowel loops.
The podiatric exam revealed a roundish hyperpigmented, bleeding ulcer (2x2cms) with macerated edges at the lateral border of the heel of right foot (Grade 2B University of Texas) (Figure-1)
The lateral border of the quadriceps tendon should be recognized in order to avoid incising transverse to the longitudinal orientation of the quadriceps muscle fibers.
A 2 cm incision along the lateral border of the patella was made where manual exploration revealed that the patella was incarcerated in the lateral patellar retinaculum and locked against the lateral femoral condyle.
Axial CT scans (b and c) show separation of the ossification (arrows) from lateral border of the tibia.
7-8), clearly dentate before apex, lateral border weakly carinate; tectum large, uniformly convex, with 2 basal rounded prominences; aedeagus much longer, sclerotized support curved downward and widely bifurcate apically (Figs.
Excision of part of the nail along the lateral border can ease pressure on neighbouring skin.
1 chromic catgut suture was used to puncture the uterus posterior wall vertically to the anterior wall from the right lateral border of the lower uterine segment.
A non-contrast enhancing area, indicating the ablation zone, is shown in the lateral border of the renal capsule (blue arrows).

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