Midline

  • (noun): The median plane of the body (or some part of the body).
    Synonyms: midplane

Some articles on midline:

Varieties of Hemispatial Neglect - Axis
... researchers asked patients with left neglect to project their midline with a neon bulb and found that they tended to point it straight ahead but position ... By shifting visual input, they seem to correct the mind's sense of midline ...
Midline Shift
... Midline shift is a shift of the brain past its center line ... Midline shift is often associated with high intracranial pressure (ICP), which can be deadly ... In fact, midline shift is a measure of ICP presence of the former is an indication of the latter ...
Dental Midline
... The dental midline is a term that refers to the midsagittal line of maxillary and mandibular dental arches possessing teeth of ideal size, shape and position, when situated in maximum ... Each arch also possesses its own midline, which can be used to refer to the location of contact between the mesial surfaces of the central incisors ... over to the left in a mesial-distal dimension, by 2 mm, for example, that individual's midline would be said to be deviated 2 mm to the left ...
SIM1 - Function
... single-minded (sim), so named because cells in the midline of the sim mutant embryo fail to properly develop and eventually die, and thus the paired longitudinal axon bundles that span the anterior-posterior ... transcription factor that regulates gene expression in the midline cells ...
Perineal Raphe
... In men, this raphe continues through the midline of the scrotum (scrotal raphe) and upwards through the posterior midline aspect of the penis (penile raphe) ... (the developmental equivalent of the labia in females) and penis close toward the midline and fuse ...