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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Delayed fusion and altered gene expression contribute to semicircular canal defects in Chd7 deficient mice.
Canalithiasis is the most commonly accepted mechanism, wherein the otoliths that detach from the utricle or saccule and floating freely in the endolymph system of the semicircular canals cause neuronal stimulation.
The study included patients who were diagnosed with unilateral BPPV due to posterior semicircular canal canalithiasis between September 2017 and January 2018 in the otolaryngology clinic of a tertiary care center.
youtube.com/watch?v=9SLm76jQg3g for a demonstration of this maneuver), is to move the head in such a way as to return displaced otoliths in the semicircular canal back to the utricle.
In another study conducted by Amor-Dorado JC et al.20, the efficacy of the Epley maneuver and Brandt-Daroff exercises for posterior semicircular canal BPPV treatment and recurrence rate after 48 months were evaluated.
Isolated lateral semicircular canal aplasia: Functional consequences.
The three dimensional processing of VOR is allowed by the simultaneous function of the semicircular canals, otolith organs as well as the oculomotor system that is coordinated by the central nervous system.
The hyporeflexia of lateral semicircular canal and of the saccule were evaluated on the long-term effects on the CI.
The horizontal head impulse test (HIT) was developed by Halmagyi and Curthoys as a measure of vestibular semicircular canal function.
Aw et al., "Semicircular canal plane head impulses detect absent function of individual semicircular canals," Brain, vol.
("Mechanisms of Hearing Loss in a Guinea Pig Model of Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence") explore the pathogenesis of superior semicircular canal dehiscence (SSCD) in the guinea pig model and report that the bony fenestration of the superior semicircular canal mimics the hearing loss pattern of SSCD patients.
The vast majority of patients can be successfully treated with Epley repositioning maneuver, which is most commonly used in clinical practice when the posterior semicircular canal (PC) is affected (4-6).