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Body

The principal part of anything as distinguished from its subordinate parts, as in the main part of an instrument. An individual, an organization, or an entity given legal recognition, such as a corporation or "body corporate." A compilation of laws known as a "body of laws."

body

(Collection), noun aggregation, assemblage, batch, colligation, community, company, compilation, congeries, conglomeration, entity, gathering, host, mass, multitude, plenum, polity, sodality, troupe, wholeness
Associated concepts: body corporate, body politic, governnental body, reviewing body

body

(Main part), noun core, corpus, essential part, figure, form, greater part, hub, main part, major part, principal part, shape, structure, substance
Associated concepts: body of an instrument

body

(Person), noun anatomy, cadaver, carcass, carrion, corporality, corporalness, corporeality, corpse, corpus, entity, human being, material existence, physical being, physique
Associated concepts: body attachment, body execution, body heirs
See also: aggregate, assemblage, assembly, band, bulk, character, committee, community, compact, confederacy, configuration, content, cornerstone, corporation, corpse, corpus, entity, form, generality, individual, majority, mass, materiality, party, society, structure, substance, weight

BODY. A person.
     2. In practice, when the sheriff returns cepi corpus to a capias, the plaintiff may obtain a rule, before special bail has been entered, to bring in the body and this must be done either by committing the defendant or entering special bail. See Dead Body.

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A review of literature did not reveal any significant number of cases of foreign body removal in adult male suffering from cervical spine injury, via tracheostomy, in Pakistan, making it a unique scenario in our region.
Majority of patients who presented with foreign body in ear, nose and throat were in the age group below 10 years of age (Figure-1).
Is The benefits of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and foreign body removal over traditional coeliotomy techniques are not dissimilar from those reported in companion mammals.
A history of rough removal of a foreign body and persistent inflammation in certain local region necessitates further examination to verify whether a residue of the foreign body remains.
Foreign body aspiration in children: The value of diagnostic criteria.
At 20 centimeter of anal wedge a large impacted foreign body was seen.
Key Words: Open globe injury (OGI), Intraocular foreign body (IOFB), Pars plana vitrectomy (PPV)
We hereby present a case of a foreign body in the esophagus caused by a food bolus impaction with a piece of chicken in a 25-year-old male with mental retardation; patient developed hypoxemic complications which were resolved.
Lai, "Radiolucent foreign body visible on plain radiography," Canadian Journal of Surgery, vol.
Foreign body ingestion is most common in children ages 6 months to 6 years.
In this study, we evaluated the pediatric patients who presented to our hospital with the complaint of ingestion of foreign body.

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