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 (ăn′ə-tŏm′ĭ-kəl) also an·a·tom·ic (-tŏm′ĭk)
1. Concerned with anatomy.
2. Concerned with dissection.
3. Related to the structure of an organism.

an′a·tom′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.anatomic - of or relating to the structure of the bodyanatomic - of or relating to the structure of the body; "anatomical features"
2.anatomic - of or relating to the branch of morphology that studies the structure of organismsanatomic - of or relating to the branch of morphology that studies the structure of organisms; "anatomical research"


, anatomical
a. anatómico-a, rel. a la anatomía.
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Therefore, it is all the more important to study this anatomic landmark and try to reliably establish its usefulness in approximating the position of the vibrating line.
Belott reported an approach based on anatomic landmark on body surface and radiograph, where the axillary vein terminates and becomes the subclavian vein with little variation.
Neuroretinal rim assessment utilising Bruch's membrane opening (BMO) as a consistent anatomic landmark of the disc margin and deriving measurements of the neuroretinal rim by taking a minimum rim assessment from the BMO landmark to the internal limiting membrane.
The uncinate process became a well-known anatomic landmark after Messerklinger's extensive work with the nasal endoscope.
In their study, they used the anatomic landmark technique for the ankle block, and the peripheral nerve stimulator for the popliteal sciatic block.
On cross-sectional imaging, the inferior epigastric artery is a useful anatomic landmark for determining whether an inguinal hernia is direct or indirect.
For the study of pelvic prolapses, the anatomic landmark was considered the pubococcygeal line that extends from the inferior margin of the pubis bone to the sacrococcygeal joint.
The incisive papilla is reported to be a reliable anatomic landmark in the arrangement of anterior teeth.
Many authors recommend partial rather than total resection to limit the possibility of skull base injury and to maintain the anatomic landmark.
1] A microdebrider is an ideal instrument for contouring the middle turbinate without destroying it as an anatomic landmark or interfering with its function.
Twenty one symmetric and homologue anatomic landmarks (coordinates) were recognized on aeglid carapaces in each image (Fig.
But they can also be performed quite efficiently during a laparoscopic procedure using anatomic landmarks.