intracapsular


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intracapsular

(ˌɪntrəˈkæpsjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy within a capsule, esp within the capsule of a joint
Translations

in·tra·cap·su·lar

a. intracapsular, dentro de una cápsula.
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The 5th edition of the ACR BI-RADS Atlas 2013 (15) provides a systematic outline for MRI evaluation of breast implants with description of implant material and lumen type (saline, silicone, other materials, single-lumen versus multilumen), implant location (retroglandular versus retropectoral), abnormal implant contour (focal bulge), intracapsular silicone findings (radial folds, subcapsular lines, keyhole signs, linguini sign), extracapsular silicone (breast, lymph nodes), water droplets, and peri-implant fluid.
These include Hoffa's disease, IFP ossification, solitary intra-articular chondroma, acquired intra-articular osteochondroma, intracapsular chondroma, para-articular chondroma/osteochondroma and capsular osteoma.
With the advent of phacoemulsification techniques for cataract extraction, using small incisions and implantation of foldable intraocular lenses (IOL), the incidence of PCMO has greatly reduced compared to previously common intracapsular cataract extraction (ICCE) and extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) techniques used routinely some 30 years ago.
Nephron sparing surgery versus radical nephrectomy in the treatment of intracapsular renal cell carcinoma up to 7 cm.
Surgical repair of displaced intracapsular and extracapsular hip fractures costs about $20,000 but the treatment saves society roughly $60,000 per patient (mostly in nursing home care).
Differentiation of intracapsular cells in the sporophyte of Sphaerocarpos donnellii.
Any further disruption of intracapsular soft tissue was repaired prior to closing.
Testicular prosthesis for an intracapsular orchiectomy.
Very rarely do melanoma cells involve the fibrous capsule, and in such cases, it is likely secondary to involvement of intracapsular lymphatic vessels (see also below the section on differential diagnosis).
Under stereoscopic examination those egg capsules presented a diffuse intracapsular content, with no visible eggs or embryos (unviable egg capsules).