scaphoid


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scaph·oid

 (skăf′oid′)
adj.
Shaped like a boat.
n.

[New Latin scaphoīdēs, from Greek skaphoeidēs, like a bowl : skaphē, tub, boat + -oeidēs, -oid.]

scaphoid

(ˈskæfɔɪd)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy an obsolete word for navicular
[C18: via New Latin from Greek skaphoeidēs, from skaphē boat]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.scaphoid - shaped like a boat
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
formed - having or given a form or shape
Translations

scaph·oid

a. escafoide, en forma de bote esp. en referencia al hueso del carpo y al del tarso.
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The differential diagnosis includes scaphoid fracture (especially considering exam findings of snuffbox tenderness), other carpal bone fracture, ligamentous disruption without fracture, carpal bone dislocation.
The scaphoid bone doesn't get too much blood flow so that's probably the main focus, the one they're most worried about," he added.
Back in 2014 he suffered knee ligament damage at Glasgow, the following year he fractured his scaphoid (wrist) and now it's a broken collarbone for the second year running.
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The scaphoid fossa, triangular fossa of the antihelix and the cymba concha are the usual sites to be involved.
The former world junior champion broke the scaphoid bone in his left hand sparring fellow Teesside kickboxer Kieran Jones.
Meanwhile Bees will have to wait for news on the fitness of reserve James Sarjeant, who was ruled out of Friday's clash with a scaphoid injury after a heavy fall at Ipswich 24 hours earlier.
An incision was made at the junction of the helical curl and the scaphoid fossa, and it extended from the helical root to the edge of the defect (anterior flap), as well as from the opposing end of the defect past the cauda helicis and into the earlobe (posterior flap).
Unfortunately he picked up an injury to his scaphoid so he's going to be out a little while.
Around the mid-point of the season I broke my scaphoid, which kept me out for a little while, but now I see that as a turning point in my career.
One wire passed from trapezium to scaphoid, one wire passed from trapezium to capitate, and one wire passed from trapezium to trapezoid (Figure 2).
The 26-year-old Queensland Reds second row will undergo surgery for a scaphoid injury but should be fit to play in the World Cup warm-up against the United States in Chicago next month.