Of or pertaining to those parts of the body which are not skeletal

A diagnosis may require nonskeletal imaging.

See Also: nonskeleton

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • nonskeletal — adj.; nonskeletally, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonskeletal — adj.; nonskeletally, adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jarcho-Levin syndrome — is a rare, heritable axial skeleton growth disorder. It is characterized by widespread and sometimes severe malformations of the vertebral column and ribs, shortened thorax, and moderate to severe scoliosis and kyphosis. Individuals with Jarcho… …   Wikipedia

  • brown bodies — 1. (ANNELIDA: Oligochaeta) Spheroidal, ellipsoidal or discoidal masses, free in the coelomic cavities, containing corpuscles or brown debris, setae, cysts of parasites, nematodes and various other foreign bodies. 2. (BRYOZOA) In Stenolaemata and… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cement —    A microscopic textured nonskeletal void filling material precipitated on an intragranular or intrasedimentary free surface that holds the material together [20].    Synonyms: (French.) ciment; (German.) Zement; (Greek.) tsiménto; (Italian.)… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • invertebrate — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. cowardly, spineless, weak, indecisive; see cowardly 2 , irresolute . n. Syn. nonskeletal creature, spineless animal, protozoan, arthropod; see clam , crab , insect , jellyfish , lobster , shellfish , worm 1 …   English dictionary for students

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.