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1.A combining form meaning anterior, front; as, antero-posterior, front and back; antero-lateral, front side, anterior and at the side.
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On examination patient was conscious, unable to speak and indirect examination of larynx showed a thin bone impacted between vocal cords lying antero- posteriorly restricting the vocal cords mobility (Fig.
As alunas cujos responsaveis (tanto femininos quanto masculinos) estudaram apenas ate o nivel fundamental apresentam maior prevalencia de alteracoes antero- posteriores, comparadas com as alunas cujos responsaveis estudaram ate o nivel superior ou cursaram pos-graduacao.
Next, a myringotomy was performed in the antero- or posterosuperior quadrant of the tympanic membrane.