membranocartilaginous

membranocartilaginous

 [mem″brah-no-kahr″tĭ-laj´ĭ-nus]
1. developed in both membrane and cartilage.
2. partly cartilaginous and partly membranous.

mem·bra·no·car·ti·lag·i·nous

(mem'bră-nō-kar'ti-laj'i-nŭs),
1. Partly membranous and partly cartilaginous.
2. Derived from both a mesenchymal membrane and cartilage; denoting certain bones.

mem·bra·no·car·ti·lag·i·nous

(mem'bră-nō-kahr'ti-laj'i-nŭs)
1. Partly membranous and partly cartilaginous.
2. Derived from both a mesenchymal membrane and cartilage; denoting some bones.
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A bronchoscopic examination of the tracheobronchial tree was performed by the attending thoracic surgeon, which revealed the tracheal tear approximately 3.5 to 4 cm in length, at the right membranocartilaginous junction (Figures 2 and 4).
The lesion measured approximately 3.5 to 4 cm in length, at the right membranocartilaginous junction, above the carina and just proximal to the entrance of the right mainstem bronchus.
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