hindlimb


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Noun1.hindlimb - a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animalshindlimb - a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals
hind leg - the back limb of a quadruped
limb - one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper
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They tested the effects of the encapsulated cells by injecting them into mice with hindlimb ischemia (restricted blood flow in the leg), a model of peripheral artery disease.
Clinical assessment for EAE was performed daily after disease induction, and disease severity was scored using the following criteria:[sup][6] (1) 0 = no clinical symptoms; (2) 1 = tail paralysis; (3) 2 = hindlimb weakness or partial paralysis; (4) 3 = complete paralysis of two hindlimbs; (5) 4 = paralysis of both forelimbs and hindlimbs; and (6) 5 = moribund or dead.
This paper aim to report a case of peripheral neuropathy with paralysis of a hindlimb in a copper-deficient goat, and highlights the clinical, and pathological features.
Avian bipeds possess a relatively upright hindlimb posture, aligned primarily in the sagittal plane.
The contralateral left hindlimb of rats in the A group was similarly dissected to the skin and the joint capsule, and the joint capsule and the skin were sutured without resection the ACL (the AC group).
Laminate Floor Disorder can be reduced by carefully warming dogs up before exercise then stretching the hindlimb by extending the hip and abducting the leg.
Moreover, administration of G-CSF promoted hindlimb functional recovery.
After the first day and a week, for histological staining of the tissue specimens, hindlimb muscles were removed, formalin-fixed, and paraffin embedded.
Key words: Amphibia, intersexual difference, forelimb, hindlimb, sacral traits
Antimuscle atrophy effect of nicotine targets muscle satellite cells partly through an [alpha]7 nicotinic receptor in a murine hindlimb ischemia model.
Strain-dependent variation in collateral circulatory function in mouse hindlimb.
Transplantation of fucoidan-preconditioned EPCs into ischemic tissues of a murine model of hindlimb ischemia repaired damaged blood vessels and markedly improved limb salvage.