conus medullaris


conus medullaris
the conical end of the spinal cord, at the level of the lower end of the first lumbar vertebra.

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  • Conus medullaris — Cauda equina and filum terminale seen from behind. The dura mater has been opened and spread out, and the arachnoid mater has been removed. Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Conus medullaris — nugaros smegenų kūgis statusas T sritis gyvūnų raida, augimas, ontogenezė, embriologija atitikmenys: lot. Conus medullaris ryšiai: platesnis terminas – juosmeninis kryžmens sustorėjimas …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Conus medullaris — smegenų kūgis statusas T sritis gyvūnų anatomija, gyvūnų morfologija atitikmenys: lot. Conus medullaris ryšiai: platesnis terminas – nugaros smegenys …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Conus medullaris — stuburo smegenų kūgis statusas T sritis embriologija atitikmenys: lot. Conus medullaris ryšiai: platesnis terminas – juosmeninis kryžmens sustorėjimas …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • conus medullaris — conus med·ul·lar·is .med əl er əs, .mej ə ler n a tapering lower part of the spinal cord at the level of the first lumbar segment * * * the conical end of the spinal cord, at the level of the lower end of the first lumbar vertebra. * * * [TA]… …   Medical dictionary

  • conus medullaris — ˌmedyu̇ˈlerə̇s, ˌmejəˈ noun Etymology: New Latin, literally, medullary cone : a tapering lower part of the spinal cord at the level of the first lumbar segment …   Useful english dictionary

  • conus medullaris syndrome — a group of symptoms caused by compression of the conus medullaris, with diminished control of bowel and bladder functions, pain in the lower back, anesthesia in the pelvic region, and sometimes weakness in the lower limbs …   Medical dictionary

  • Conus (disambiguation) — Conus may refer to: Conus, a genus of marine snails Conus (Marietta, Ohio), a prehistoric Moundbuilders mound located at Mound Cemetery in Marietta, Ohio, aka Great Mound or Mound Cemetery Mound (NRHP site #73001549) CONUS, Contiguous United… …   Wikipedia

  • medullaris — see CONUS MEDULLARIS …   Medical dictionary

  • conus — [ kəʊnəs] noun (plural coni nʌɪ) Anatomy 1》 (also conus arteriosus α:ˌtɪərɪ əʊsəs) the upper front part of the right ventricle of the heart. 2》 (also conus medullaris ˌmɛdə lα:rɪs) the conical lower extremity of the spinal cord. Origin C19: from… …   English new terms dictionary


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