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sacral

 [sa´kral]
pertaining to the sacrum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sa·cral

(sā'krăl),
Relating to or in the neighborhood of the sacrum.
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sacral

(sā′krəl)
adj.
Of, near, or relating to the sacrum.
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sacral

adjective Referring to the sacrum or the region around the sacrum.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, SAKE rull
Medspeak-US: pronounced, SACK rull
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sacral

adjective Referring to the sacrum
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sa·cral

(sā'krăl)
Relating to or in the neighborhood of the sacrum.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sacral

Pertaining to the SACRUM.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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He sustained a closed left-sided sacral fracture as well as right superior and inferior pubic ramus fractures.
The imaging study evaluation with an MRI of the spine revealed a soft tissue intracanalar epidural mass located from L5 to S4, which extended through multiple sacral neural foramina to the presacral space.
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