Definition of Clinical anatomy

1. Noun. The practical application of anatomical knowledge to diagnosis and treatment.

Exact synonyms: Applied Anatomy
Generic synonyms: Anatomy, General Anatomy



Medical Definition of Clinical anatomy

1. The practical application of anatomical knowledge to diagnosis and treatment. Synonym: applied anatomy. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Clinical Anatomy

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clinical anatomy (current term)
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Literary usage of Clinical anatomy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Physical diagnosis by Wallace Dickinson Rose (1917)
"... XII clinical anatomy The Heart.—The heart, the great muscular pump by which the Mood is propelled through the vessels, is roughly conical in shape, ..."

2. Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Medical and Surgical by William Lincoln Ballenger (1911)
"... clinical anatomy AND PHYSIOLOGY OF THE EAR THE organ of hearing is divisible into (a) the external ear, (6) the middle ear, and (c) the internal ear. ..."

3. Principles and Practice of Physical Diagnosis by jr John C Da Costa (1919)
"SECTION V EXAMINATION OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM clinical anatomy THE heart and its pericardial investment occupy the middle medi- ..."

4. Gall-stones and Their Surgical Treatment by Berkeley George Andrew Moynihan (1904)
"By DANIEL N. EISENDRATH, AB, MD, Professor of clinical anatomy, Medical Department of the University of Illinois (College of Physicians and Surgeons), ..."

5. Treatise on diseases of the skin by Henry Weightman Stelwagon (1903)
"By DANIEL N. EISENDRATH, AB, MD, Professor of clinical anatomy, Medical Department of the University of Illinois (College of Physicians and Surgeons), ..."

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