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The muscle fiber diameter (MFD), muscle fiber cross sectional area (MFCSA), muscle fascicle diameter (MFSD) and muscle fascicle cross sectional area (MFSCSA) decreased (p < 0.05) in HS group when compared to TNZ group, whereas they increased (p < 0.05) in T3, T4 and T5 compared to HS group.
USG evaluation using cross sectional area of median nerve at wrist has similar accuracy as electrophysiological studies for the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome.
The cross sectional area sc, distance s and Flory radius Rf (calculated from equation 1-2) for all aqueous polymeric dispersants are shown in Table-3.
TF = [(Kinetic Energy / Cross Sectional Area) / 508 ] * (Wound Circumference)
Table 1 - mean frequency (%), cross sectional area ([micro][m.sup.2]) and relative cross-sectional area (%) of each fiber type in a biopsy of the gluteus medius muscle of male horses of the Brasileiro de Hipismo breed, with ages of about 4 years.
where: V = log volume ([ft.sup.3]); [C.sub.B] = cross-sectional area of butt end ([ft.sup.2]); [C.sub.S] = cross sectional area of small end ([ft.sup.2]); L = log length (ft).
A typical proportion of cross sectional areas would be something like 1:4:4.1--the runner cross sectional area is four times the area of the choke, and the total area of the gates is slightly larger than the area of the runner.
"Now, aero targets are key." While it may be comparatively boxy, the aero measure (the Cd X cross sectional area) is a respectable 12.1 (realize that the overall height is 67.7 in.
The cross sectional area of the fluid channel is in the shape of a trapezoid corresponding to the trapezoidal shape of the lines created on the silicon template.
As the copper thickness increases there is less current carrying capability for the same cross sectional area. In addition, the charts stop at 3 oz.