cremaster


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cremaster

(krɪˈmæstə)
n
the muscle which raises and lowers the testiclesthe hook-like protuberance at the end of a chrysalis from which it hangs
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Tucker was seen by millions of hoity-toity art fans around the world when he was featured growling to the sound of bees and drums (played by Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo) in Cremaster Cycle, a 2002 Matthew Barney film.
Ultrasound can misdiagnose retractile testes as true UDT by triggering a cremaster reflex.
There are also works that remain elusive, like Matthew Barney's Cremaster series--'one of the most important media art pieces ever produced,' Stoschek believes.
In addition, the squeezing and plugging action of the cremaster muscle and binding effect of the strong cremasteric fascia also play an important role in the prevention of hernia.
2] receptor) significantly accelerated thrombogenesis, reflected by shortened time to vascular occlusion after photochemical injury of the carotid artery and reduced thrombogenesis after laser-induced cremaster arterioles injury [5]; however, these effects were not observed in either global or myeloid cell mPGES-1 knockout mice [10,13].
De forma semiconica, ovalada, con una pequena bifurcacion en la parte frontal hacia la cabeza, abultada hacia la zona toracica en el dorso al igual que en los segmentos abdominales en la parte media, siendo alli mas desarrollada esta acentuacion; la coloracion de la pupa es verde mate, los espiraculos son de color amarillo claro, el cremaster bien definido alargado entre coloraciones amarillas y verdes, con lineas negras longitudinales en la parte media, los ganchos del cremaster son de color rojo.
Isso foi feito para liberar a tunica parietal e musculo cremaster e expor o cordao vascular espermatico e ducto deferente, que posteriormente foram ligados utilizando-se fio poligalactina 910 (e) com tranfixacao, ligadura e sobreligadura das estruturas deste.
Compared with David Lynch's "Eraserhead," Matthew Barney's "The Cremaster Cycle" or any number of artists' bigscreen efforts, "Jellyfish Eyes" feels, well, Superflat.
Gilded chrysler's day" evokes Matthew Barney's film Cremaster 3, which centers on the construction of the Chrysler building.
Blyn's "Coda" focuses on Matthew Barney's 2003 Cremaster installation.
Endotoxin enhaces microvascular thrombosis in mouse cremaster venules via a TKR4-dependent, neutrophil-independent mechanism.
The pupa is also cryptic and pupation occurs on the stem of the host plant, where the pupa remains attached to the substrate only by the cremaster, resembling a piece of broken branch (Fig.