Mastoid process

Known as: Processus mastoideus, Processes, Mastoid, Mastoid Bones 
A honeycombed section of bone located near the base of the skull, protruding behind the outer ear. It is connected to the middle ear.
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2008
2008
The mastoid process characteristics are of great utility in the diagnosis of sex. De Paiva & Segre (2003) described that sex… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE To assess the need for surgical and prosthetic aftercare of craniofacial prostheses supported by endosseous implants… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVE (1) To investigate the hypothesis that the vertex positive potential (VPP) and the N170 ERP components reported in the… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the significance for sex determination of the measurement of the area formed… (More)
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2003
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2003
A multi-employer database that links medical, prescription drug, absence, and short term disability data at the patient level was… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Passing from the supine to the upright position favors cerebral venous outflow into vertebral venous… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to assess the value of ear endoscopy in cholesteatoma surgery and to demonstrate its… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE A concentric spheres model was used in an earlier paper to estimate the effects of volume conduction, reference… (More)
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1992
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1992
Tenderness and pain thresholds in pericranial muscles were studied in a general population. A random sample of 1000 adults aged… (More)
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1986
Review
1986
From 1940 to 1984, 19 cases of septic dural-sinus thrombosis have been diagnosed at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and some… (More)
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