shinbone


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shinbone

(shĭn′bōn′)
n.
See tibia.

shinbone

The TIBIA.
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Reuben Lichter, 26, had the procedure after developing spontaneous onset of tibial osteomyelitis, or an infection of the bone, which resulted in the majority of his tibia or shinbone being destroyed.
Unfortunately, Luka Pibernik was involved in one of the crashes at the very end of the race and he got a 3 stitches on the part of the left shinbone and 1 at the elbow.
In a clinical trial, the researchers showed no difference in the recovery time when using low intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) or a placebo device, for patients with a fractured tibia (shinbone).
* Three bones meet to form your knee joint: your thighbone (femur), shinbone (tibia), and kneecap (patella).
In total knee replacement, all three compartments are resurfaced with metal and plastic components, as is the top of the shinbone. Your doctor is likely to recommend a total knee replacement if arthritis is affecting all three compartments of your knee.
And yet, Jean Hollander's poetry won't stroke your cheek with comforting missives -- her work is commanding, powerful, spare as a shinbone. The author of five collections of poetry, a translator of Dante from the German, she held teaching positions at Princeton University, and Brooklyn and Columbia Colleges.
Geraghty has suffered his share of bad luck on the injury front and only last year a broken shinbone sustained at Downpatrick in March ruled him out of the Grand National meeting and Punchestown festival.
What is the correct medical name for the shinbone? 2.
A Breastbone B Collar bone C Funny bone D Shinbone QUESTION 7 - for 7 points: Who was responsible for the murder of 007's wife in On Her Majesty's Secret Service?
DANIELE De Rossi has expressed his regret for Italy team-mate Riccardo Montolivo, who will miss the World Cup after fracturing his shinbone in Saturday night's warm-up match against the Republic of Ireland.
AC Milan captain Riccardo Montolivo was lost for the tournament in Brazil after fracturing the shinbone in his left leg following a challenge from the Republic of Ireland's Alex Pearce during Saturday's goalless draw at Craven Cottage.