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adj. Anatomy
a. Of, at, or near the tail or hind parts; posterior: the caudal fin of a fish.
b. Situated beneath or on the underside; inferior.
2. Similar to a tail in form or function.

[New Latin caudālis, from Latin cauda, tail.]

cau′dal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.caudally - toward the posterior end of the body
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When these lesions extend caudally and ventrally to involve the further reaches of the craniocervical junction, critical neurovascular structures can be mobilized to provide circumferential access to the lesion.
4) Shortly after appearance of the branchial apparatus, the second arch proliferates and extends caudally toward the epicardial ridge.
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This system divides the acetabulum into halves from the anterior-superior iliac spine caudally and then bisects this line to form four quadrants (Fig.
Testosterone levels in female fetuses with males located caudally in the uterus were higher than those in females not so positioned because of the transport of steroids between fetuses (23,25,49,50).
Identification of the inferior epigastric vein and artery on axial images is easier when the vessels are identified deep to the rectus abdominis above the pelvis and followed caudally to their origin from the external iliac vessels.
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BPS has been postulated to occur due to the formation of an accessory lung bud inferior to the normal lung buds that develop from the primitive foregut as it migrates caudally.
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