complexus

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complexus

(kəmˈplɛksəs)
n
a complicated whole made up of interconnected or related parts
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Several studies have come up with different external landmarks for the transverse sinus -the point of insertion of semispinalis capitis muscle, the superior nuchal line (SNL) etc.
No entrapment of the GON was found in its course in the trapezius or semispinalis capitis. Upon dissection along the distal course of the GON, a severe adhesion to the surrounding connective tissue and entrapment of the GON between tributaries of the occipital artery were encountered (Figure 2(a)).
She underwent bilateral occipital blocks alone and with trigger point injections of various muscles including the semispinalis capitis with varying results, all with limited duration of benefit.
Photographs of the loin cuts including longissimus thoracis, trapezius, semispinalis dorsi and semispinalis capitis muscles were taken with a scale using a digital camera (C-3100, Olympus Co., Tokyo, Japan) on the carcasses at meat markets.