stereotaxis


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ster·e·o·tax·is

 (stĕr′ē-ə-tăk′sĭs, stîr′-) also ster·e·o·tax·y (stĕr′ē-ə-tăk′sē, stîr′-)
n.
A method in neurosurgery and neurological research for locating points within the brain using an external, three-dimensional frame of reference usually based on the Cartesian coordinate system.

ster′e·o·tac′tic (-tăk′tĭk), ster′e·o·tax′ic (-tăk′sĭk), ster′e·o·tac′ti·cal (-tăk′tĭ-kəl), ster′e·o·tax′i·cal (-tăk′sĭ-kəl) adj.
ster′e·o·tac′ti·cal·ly, ster′e·o·tax′i·cal·ly adv.

stereotaxis

(ˌstɛrɪəˈtæksɪs; ˌstɪər-)
n, pl -taxes (-ˈtæksiːz)
(Biology) the movement of an organism in response to the stimulus of contact with a solid object
[C20: from stereo- + -taxis]

stereotaxis

orientation or movement of an organism in response to the stimulus of a solid object. Cf. stereotropism.stereotactic, adj.
See also: Biology
orientation or movement of an organism in response to the stimulus of a solid object. Cf. stereotropism. — stereotactic, adj.
See also: Motion
orientation or movement of an organism in response to the stimulus of a solid object. Cf. stereotropism.stereotactic, adj.
See also: Growth
Translations

ster·e·o·tax·is

n. estereotaxia, técnica de localización de áreas cerebrales usada en procedimientos neurológicos.
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The fields of IGS and RAS in their present form have existed for approximately three decades, but the concept of stereotaxis in surgical guidance dates back over a century, with the Horsely-Clark stereotactic mechanical alignment frame to align needles for neurological interventions in 1908.
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