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In a data set, the value that half the data points fall below and half the data points fall above. It is used along with the mean; it is not as influenced by extreme values as the mean.


The middle number of a series. See also mean, which includes examples.

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20) sonographically investigated median nerve diameters in the forearm of acromegaly patients.
Ten subjects participated in a repeated trial, four on the median nerve and six on the ulnar nerve (Figure 5).
Therefore, carpal bone mobilization combined with neutral wrist splinting at night may be a treatment for the pathological neuropathy of the median nerve and its surrounding structures.
According to Lanz classification, motor branch gives off braches from median nerve frequently as extra-ligamentous (%46), less frequently as sub-ligamentous (%31), the least frequently as trasligamentous (%23).
Carpal tunnel syndrome due to fibrolipomatous hamartoma of the median nerve.
A short-term, three-year epidemiological study of median nerve sensitivity in practicing dental hygienists.
On day 30 after median nerve injury (crushing and stretching) and after functional assessments, the rats were deeply anesthetized with isoflurane and killed by decapitation.
Eventually, about half of all cases require surgery to relieve pressure on the median nerve by cutting into a ligament.
The investigations for idiopathic subclavian vein thrombosis would involve electromyography, ulnar and median nerve conduction velocities and a radiological examination for cervical ribs.
Carpal tunnel syndrome, involving compression of the median nerve deep to the flexor retinaculum, is one of the most common nerve compression syndromes encountered in musculoskeletal medical practice, and has a variety of causes and disease associations.
Immediate operative treatment is indicated for an open injury or if there are signs of progressive median nerve dysfunction.