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In typical anatomic position, the discs normally bear 80% of the weight-bearing load and the facets normally bear the remaining 20%.
With the mass removed and the cloaca replaced in its normal anatomic position, the bird demonstrated typical defecation behavior.
Successful completion of the procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids corrects the prolapse, restores internal hemorrhoids to their normal anatomic position, and alleviates the patient's symptoms.
If the posterior cruciate is torn, you might think the anterior drawer sign was present when actually you were pulling the posteriorly displaced tibia back into its normal anatomic position.
This hammock serves to stabilize and support the urethra in its normal anatomic position, which in turn allows the urethra to withstand increased intraabdominal pressure while limiting urethral descent, the ob.
Arthroscopic knotless double row repair techniques are widely used to restore a torn rotator cuff to its anatomic position and encourage healing.