cauda


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cauda

(ˈkɔːdə)
n
1. (Zoology) zoology the area behind the anus of an animal; tail
2. (Anatomy) anatomy
a. any tail-like structure
b. the posterior part of an organ
[Latin: tail]
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Noun1.cauda - any taillike structure
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
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Of the cases we have seen, to our knowledge the extrarenal rhabdoid tumor of the nerve, sclerosing meningioma invading nerve, and metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine carcinoma to cauda equina nerve roots are all individually reportable cases, without precedent in the literature.
The precaudal depression is short with a moderately long curved cauda. The anterior cauda is horizontal and shorter than the posterior cauda, which is bent or curved ventrally.
Like Malapropism, Cauda Equina was under the care of Mick Channon, whose sprinters seem to keep possession of their enthusiasm and go on willingly season after season, netting their share of income to keep the owner's Weatherbys account in the black.
Results of one recent study showed that patients with cauda equina compression do much better if they get surgery within 48 hours of the start of acute symptoms.
Cauda equina syndrome occurred nearly as often as spinal hematoma in the Swedish study but had worse outcomes, with all 32 cases resulting in permanent neurologic damage.
Alem disso, as especies mais arboricolas tem garras mais desenvolvidas, e membros e cauda com maior capacidade preensil, permitindo que elas agarrem os suportes com maior firmeza, aumentando o equilibrio e desenvolvendo maiores velocidades.
Karls negligence caused him serious injuries including, inter alia, incomplete paraplegia due to Cauda Eqina Syndrome.