Extracapsular


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Ex`tra`cap´su`lar


a.1.(Anat.) Situated outside of a capsule, esp. outside the capsular ligament of a joint.
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Posterior capsular opacification is one of the major complications after the extracapsular cataract extraction or phacoemulsification10.
0-Tesla magnetic resonance imaging to predict the absence of side-specific extracapsular extension of prostate cancer.
Wide neurovascular bundle excision was performed for cases of ipsilateral high-volume and/or high-grade disease with suspected extracapsular extension based on clinical stage, visual inspection, tissue reaction, or MRI findings.
Closed - ended questions pertaining to the number of TMD cases diagnosed, ability to differentiate between intraand extracapsular disorders and the preferred method for evaluation of medial pterygoid, inferior lateral pterygoid, superior lateral pterygoid, masseter and temporalis were asked.
However, only a few studies have kept watch on preoperative evaluation of capsular invasion (CI) or extracapsular extension (ECE) and cervical lymph node metastasis using preoperative ultrasonography.
Extracapsular cataract surgery with lens implantation in diabetics with or without proliferative retinopathy.
The femorotibiotarsal joint was stabilized by using a lateral extracapsular suture in a modified technique using a selftapping cortical screw in the lateral femoral condyle and a hole through the proximal tibiotarsus.
10] Sonological characters including nodule size, internal content, nodule shape, nodule margin, echogenicity, calcification, extracapsular invasion, vascularity and elastography are assessed to identify suspicious nodules.
Due to the severity of the cataracts, Townley and his team must perform an extracapsular technique where the whole lens of the eye is removed by a large incision and replaced with a new silicone or plastic lens implanted in the eye.
Four of eight residents had prior extracapsular cataract extraction experience and others had previous wet lab experience.
Exclusion criteria included 3 or more H&E-positive SLNs, matted LNs or gross extracapsular extension (ECE), CKIHC-detected SLN metastases, and mastectomy.
grafting, keratotomy, keratoplasty, keratorrhaphy, extracapsular surgery, laser therapy, etc.