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]

trans·verse di·am·e·ter

(trans-vĕrs' dī-am'ĕ-tĕr) [TA]
The diameter of the pelvic inlet, measured between the terminal lines.
References in periodicals archive ?
The antero-posterior length of the deciduous molar is considerably greater than the transverse diameter (Table I).
The transverse diameter was defined as the greatest distance between the lateral borders of the foramen magnum.
Transverse diameter of caudate lobe is the distance from the most medial margin to right lateral wall of the portal vein.
The cytologically malignant and suspicious LNs had a significantly greater longitudinal [L: 22 (16-29) and 20 (16-26) mm, respectively] and transverse diameter [T: 13 (10-18) and 11 (9-18) mm] compared to the benign LNs [L: 17 (14-22) mm, p=0.
Treatments consisted of bagging the fruit in the field, when the fruits presented a transverse diameter between 2 and 3 cm, using four materials: white non-woven fabric (NWF), Kraft paper, newspaper and polyethylene with a thickness of 10 microns.
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.
On CT scan, the diagnosis is made when the transverse diameter of trachea is greater than 3.
8] This latter transverse diameter is clearly too small for the transverse arms of the Nova-T, Mirena and Copper-T 380A devices that are available in the private and/or public sectors in SA.
Results: It was found that in the Bundelkhand region, mean transverse diameter (IPD) for typical lumbar vertebrae was 22.
The two ovaries were scanned in the longitudinal (D1), anteroposterior (D2) and transverse diameter (D3); the total volume was calculated by applying the ellipsoid equation which is D1XD2XD3X0.
Head circumference (distance between most prominent part of the occipital bone and middle of the forehead), vertebral length as distance between first cervical spine to the end of the sacrum, length of lower limb length for right side, distance between greater trochanter to the heel, Michaelis sacral transverse diameter (distance between two depressions of superior posterior spines at two horizontal ends of the sacral bone) and vertical diameter of Michaelis sacral (distance between L5 and S1 5th lumbar spine and last sacral spine) were measured using a centimeter tape measure with the mother in the standing position.

Full browser ?