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cer·vi·cal

 (sûr′vĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the uterine cervix.
2. Of or relating to the neck.

cervical

(ˈsɜːvɪkəl; səˈvaɪ-)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the neck or cervix
[C17: from New Latin cervīcālis, from Latin cervīx neck]

cer•vi•cal

(ˈsɜr vɪ kəl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cervix or neck.
[1675–85]

cer·vi·cal

(sûr′vĭ-kəl)
1. Relating to the cervix of the uterus.
2. Located at or near the part of the spine that forms the neck: cervical vertebrae; a cervical disk.

cervical

Relating to a neck or cervix.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cervical - of or relating to the cervix of the uterus; "cervical cancer"
2.cervical - relating to or associated with the neck
Translations
krční
kohdunkaula-kohdunkaulan

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkəl]
A. ADJcervical
B. CPD cervical cancer Ncáncer m cervical or del cuello del útero
cervical smear Nfrotis m cervical, citología f

cervical

[ˈsɜːrvɪkəl sərˈvaɪkəl] adj [mucus] → vaginal(e) cervical cancer, cervical screeningcervical cancer ncancer m du col de l'utéruscervical screening ndépistage m du cancer du col de l'utéruscervical smear nfrottis m vaginal

cervical

adjzervikal (spec)

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkl] adj (Anat) cervical cancercancro al collo dell'utero or alla cervice uterina

cervical

adj (obst, ortho) cervical
References in classic literature ?
Sherrington, by experiments on dogs, showed that many of the usual marks of emotion were present in their behaviour even when, by severing the spinal cord in the lower cervical region, the viscera were cut off from all communication with the brain, except that existing through certain cranial nerves.
Neck pain is the major cause for development of DDD in cervical region of the spine.
Neuronavigation, the use of a computer-assisted spacial coordinate system to identify anatomy based upon radiographic imaging, is a standard adjunct to cranial surgery (5) and can improve safety in the transoral approach by minimizing the pharyngeal opening and by aiding to orient the surgeon; however, this technique generally depends upon fixation of the skull relative to known points, thus neuronavigation-assisted surgery in the cervical region remains difficult secondary to the mobility of the cervical spine in relation to the cranium.
Occiput dull red-gold pruinose except for two large subtriangular apruinose areas between dorsal eye margin and cervical region (see Fig.
The clearance will provide surgeons with many more options for treating disease spanning the cervical region of the spine into the thoracic and lumbar regions.
Skin incision of about 4-5 cm was given between the lower border of jugular furrow and the trachea on the left lateral cervical region.
The incidence of traumainduced spinal injury has not changed significantly over the past 3 decades, and the cervical region is the most commonly injured.
Involvement of the cervical region is very rare, however, when it does occur, the prognosis is worse than when it affects the lumbar region and more neurological damage is observed.
Magnetic resonance imaging of the left cervical region showed a large mass extending from the parotid region to the submandibular region, with hypo- and hypersignals in T1- and T2-weighted imaging, respectively.
The first 12 patients will receive injections in the cervical region of the spinal cord only, where the stem cells could help preserve breathing function.