transverse diameter

trans·verse di·am·e·ter

[TA]
the transverse diameter of the pelvic inlet, measured between the terminal lines.
Synonym(s): diameter transversa [TA]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

trans·verse di·am·e·ter

(trans-vĕrs' dī-am'ĕ-tĕr) [TA]
The diameter of the pelvic inlet, measured between the terminal lines.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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And we marked the point X on the forearm which is nearly the middle point of the forearms' transverse diameter where it is becoming smaller dramatically.
The antero-posterior diameter (DAP) at the base is 67 mm and the transverse diameter (DT) at the base is 92.5 mm giving an index of compression 72 (index of compression followed by Hooijer, 1958).
Average values of fruit transverse diameter (TDF), longitudinal diameter of the fruit (LDF), flesh thickness (PT) and production per plant (P/P) of watermelon fruits according to the number of fruits per plant.
In the present study, the Trendelenburg position increased the mean transverse diameter from 1.47 cm to 1.55 cm (5.4% increase) and the anteroposterior diameter from 1.14 cm to 1.24 cm (8.7% increase), but these increases were not significant.
The maximum transverse diameter in our study was ranged from 2 to 24.8 cm with a mean maximum diameter of 7.8cm.
Although [C.sub.6] had the longest transverse diameter of CC (TDCC) (387.92 [micro]m), there were no statistically significant differences among the TDCC of the segments (Figure 2(c), P > 0.05).
n of right antenna, IO, D and d: minimum distance between compound eyes, antero-posterior diameter, and transverse diameter of right compound eye respectively, in front view of head, PO: d/D.
The odds ratio for a spontaneous abortion was highest, 3.93, for women with small fibroids with a maximum transverse diameter < 3 cm.
However, the width of third and fourth venticles, pons transverse and anteroposterior width of one hundred eighty four healthy subjects; whereas, the frontal horn width and brain transverse diameter of two hundred sixty five subjects were measured.
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Notch with longer maximum depth (MD) than transverse diameter (fig.

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