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 traditional middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO) always results in sensory loss of the contralateral face and arm, contralateral neglect syndrome, aphasia, paralysis or weakness of the contralateral face and arm, etc.
We conducted this study to to evaluate the effectiveness of NALR of inguinal hernia repair in children in our setup in terms of safety, recurrence rate and to evaluate the contralateral internal ring with incidence of metachronous inguinal hernia in postoperative period.
Adverum Biotechnologies presented preclinical data on sequentially dosing a contralateral eye with ADVM-022 gene therapy.
The functioning of the medial efferent auditory system is assessedthrough contralateral suppression of otoacoustic emissions (OAE), which is reported to be modulated by auditory attention [5, 6].
Reduced emissions in response to the presentation of noise from the contralateral ear indicates the existence of the medial olivo-cochlear (MOC) reflex (4, 5).
Nevertheless, there are different views and debates concerning management aspects pertaining to suspected TT and the necessity for contralateral exploration and fixation.
Laparoscopy was then done to explore the contralateral inguinal ring either through the hernial sac or umbilicus.
Ou MC Handing Remedy (or Ou HR, also known as Ou MC Manipulation) is a therapy practice in which the therapist places the contralateral hand over a diseased location, to produce a zone under the hand with decreased pain or inflammation.
Whether or not to fix the contralateral testis should be discussed during the surgical intervention with ipsilateral testis (9).
The data certainly show that large effect sizes (d = 1.28 and 1.35) are attained for contralateral eccentric strength by the use of eccentric training.
It is during the first 10% of the gait cycle when transitioning from double- into single-limb support and weight acceptance (from initial contact (IC) of the stance limb until contralateral toe-off) when the first peak KAM typically occurs [15].