Pelvic

  • (adj): Of or relating to the pelvis.
    Example: "Pelvic exam"; "pelvic inflammation"

Some articles on pelvic:

Saint Thomas Health Services - Center For Pelvic Health
... The Center for Pelvic Health is made up of a multidisciplinary team to diagnose and treat pelvic health disorders, focusing on chronic pain and ... cystoscopy, urodynamics, colposcopy and tibial nerve stimulation), pelvic floor physical therapy (postural and pelvic floor muscle evaluation), and surgical treatment ... The Center for Pelvic Health is a referral center and works with patients' primary care physicians for treatment ...
Sacrum (disambiguation) - Anatomy
... triangular bone at the base of the spine and at the upper and back part of the pelvic cavity, where it is inserted like a wedge between the two hip bones ... The pelvic surface of sacrum is concave from above downward, and slightly so from side to side ... The dorsal surface of sacrum is convex and narrower than the pelvic ...
Leg Raise - Angles - Tractioned
... the more difficult variation for the abdominal muscles due to having to support the pelvic weight as opposed to simply stabilizing its alignment ... easily hyperextend and go into anterior pelvic tilt ... It should be going into posterior pelvic tilt if the movement is being done to target the rectus abdominis ...
Perineometer
... for measuring the strength of voluntary contractions of the pelvic floor muscles ... measuring vaginal air pressure) and Kegel exercises (squeezing of the muscles of the pelvic floor) ... This followed the observation that muscles of the pelvic floor inevitably weakened following the trauma of childbirth ...
Cephalopelvic Disproportion
... Cephalo-pelvic disproportion exists when the capacity of the pelvis is inadequate to allow the fetus to negotiate the birth canal ... This may be due to a small pelvis, a nongynecoid pelvic formation, a large fetus, or a combination of these factors ... Certain medical conditions may distort pelvic bones, such as rickets or a pelvic fracture, and lead to CPD ...