TITLE

sarcous

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1944
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sarcous" is presented. It refers to anything related to, or composed of flesh or muscle.
ACCESSION #
21244817

 

Related Articles

  • risorius.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1920 

    A definition of the term "risorius" is presented. It refers to the muscular fibrous band arising over the masseter muscle and inserted into the tissues at the corner of the mouth.

  • intercostal. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p429 

    A definition of the term "intercostal" is presented. The term means "between the ribs." One example of usage is intercostal muscles, which are thin sheets of muscle between each rib.

  • tractus.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2216 

    A definition of the term "tractus" is presented. It refers to a tract.

  • ptosis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1813 

    A definition of the term "ptosis" is presented. It refers to dropping or drooping of an organ or a body part, such as the upper eyelid from paralysis, or the visceral organs from weakness of the abdominal muscles.

  • Langer's muscle.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1201 

    A definition of the term "Langer's muscle" is presented. Langer's muscle refers to the muscular fibers from insertion of the pectoralis major muscle, over the bicipital groove to the insertion of the latissimus dorsi. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary,"...

  • subtrapezial.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2101 

    A definition of the term "subtrapezial" is presented. It means beneath the trapezius muscle.

  • beard:. Gough, Robert E. // Glossary of Vital Terms for the Home Gardener;1993, p11 

    A definition of the term "beard" is presented. It refers to a stiff, hairlike awn often found in tufts. It is also a fringe of tissues found in iris and orchids.

  • desiccant:. Gough, Robert E. // Glossary of Vital Terms for the Home Gardener;1993, p31 

    A definition of the term "desiccant" is presented. The term refers to a compound applied to plant tissue to speed drying.

  • nodal. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p548 

    A definition of the term "nodal" is presented. It refers to a node, which is a rounded knot of tissue.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics