contralateral


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con·tra·lat·er·al

 (kŏn′trə-lăt′ər-əl)
adj.
Taking place or originating in a corresponding part on an opposite side.

contralateral

(ˌkɒntrəˈlætərəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) anatomy zoology relating to or denoting the opposite side of a body, structure, etc
2. (Zoology) anatomy zoology relating to or denoting the opposite side of a body, structure, etc

con•tra•lat•er•al

(ˌkɒn trəˈlæt ər əl)

adj.
(of the body) pertaining to, situated on, or coordinated with the opposite side.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.contralateral - on or relating to the opposite side (of the body)
ipsilateral - on or relating to the same side (of the body)
Translations

con·tra·lat·er·al

a. contralateral, rel. al lado opuesto.
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The contralateral C7 (CC7) nerve transfer has been used in treating brachial plexus avulsion injury (BPAI) since 1986.
Patients having ACL resection are clinically allowed to resume sports activity using the muscle strength level in injured limb, compared with contralateral limb, several months after the injury.
Objective: The main objective of this study was to analyze the differences in ipsilateral and contralateral internal mammary artery (IMA) and lateral thoracic artery (LTA) width in patients with malignant and benign breast tumor.
This study aimed to determine the speech discriminatory ability of the contralateral ear of users of a unilateral bone-anchored hearing system (BAHS).
The contralateral tube patency levels were 91%, 87% and 83.
La expresion de TNF-[alfa], IL-1[beta], GFAP, BAD, y BAX aumento significativamente en el hipocampo, ipsilateral y contralateral, tras la cirugia, mientras que los niveles de SIRT1 y Bcl2 disminuyeron significativamente.
The present study investigated the utility of testicular ultrasonography and shown specificity and sensitivity levels of different contralateral testis diameter in predicting monorchism.
Results: Eighty-eight patients (85%) underwent VATS repair with unilateral and contralateral recurrence rates of 7% and 11%, respectively.
Tumor size, proximity to midline and amount beyond midline, and invasion depth of cancer of the tongue, and contralateral or ipsilateral recurrence and neck metastasis.
In our clinical practice, we have found that neurological deterioration because of contralateral epidural hematoma (EDH) occurs despite normal ICP in patients who have undergone decompressive craniectomy (DC).
In a striking trend, the rate of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) has risen by 30% over the last 10 years in the United States.
Latencies of I, III, and V were recorded on ipsilateral and contralateral sides.