Synonyms for axilla

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The empty glenoid may sometimes be palpated from the axilla.

The conformation of the region of the axilla was quite peculiar.

In the axilla of the pectoral there are four or five pale round spots.

A pressure made on the brachial vein and its branches by scirrhous glands in the axilla, is a common cause of this state.

This murmur may be transmitted out into the axilla and be heard at the inferior angle of the left scapula.

Axil, or Axilla, in botany, the angle between the upper side of a leaf and the stem or branch from which it springs.

One of these balls lodged in the inner part of the right arm, below the axilla, whence the writer excised it.

The ball, together with a piece of cloth, was excised in front, two inches above and internal to the fold of the axilla.

Flanks dark brown with pale blue spots in axilla and groin and bluish white flecks on mid-flank.

He employed the thermometer in the axilla in examining his cases, as did the iatrophysicists of the previous century.

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