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facies

facies, pl. facies (fa´she-ez, fash´e-ez)

1. [NA] face (1) 2. [NA] surface 3. expression (2) [L.]
acromial articular f. of clavicle acromial articular surface of clavicle
adenoid f. the open-mouthed and often dull appearance in children with adenoid hypertrophy, associated with a pinched nose.
f. antebrachia´lis ante´rior [NA] anterior region of forearm
f. antebrachia´lis poste´rior [NA] * official alternate term for posterior region of forearm
f. ante´rior [NA] anterior surface
f. ante´rior antebra´chii anterior region of forearm
f. ante´rior bra´chii anterior region of arm
f. ante´rior cor´neae [NA] anterior surface of cornea
f. ante´rior cor´poris maxil´lae [NA] anterior surface of maxilla
f. ante´rior cru´ris anterior region of leg
f. ante´rior glan´dulae suprarena´lis [NA] anterior surface of suprarenal gland
f. ante´rior ir´idis [NA] anterior surface of iris
f. ante´rior latera´lis cor´poris hu´meri [NA] anterolateral surface of shaft of humerus
f. ante´rior len´tis [NA] anterior surface of lens
f. ante´rior media´lis cor´poris hu´meri [NA] anteromedial surface of shaft of humerus
f. ante´rior mem´bri inferio´ris anterior surface of lower limb
f. ante´rior palpebra´rum [NA] anterior surface of eyelids;
f. ante´rior pancrea´tis [NA] anterior surface of pancreas
f. ante´rior par´tis petro´sae os´sis tempora´lis [NA] anterior surface of petrous part of temporal bone
f. ante´rior patel´lae [NA] anterior surface of patella
f. ante´rior pros´tatae [NA] anterior surface of prostate
f. ante´rior ra´dii [NA] anterior surface of radius
f. ante´rior re´nis [NA] anterior surface of kidney
f. ante´rior ul´nae [NA] anterior surface of ulna
f. anterolatera´lis cor´poris hu´meri [NA] * official alternate term for anterolateral surface of shaft of humerus
f. anteromedia´lis cor´poris hu´meri [NA] * official alternate term for anteromedial surface of shaft of humerus
f. antoni´na a facial expression due to alteration in the eyelids and anterior segment of the eye; found in leprosy.
aortic f. the pale sallow complexion of one suffering from incompetence of the aortic valve.
f. approxima´lis de´ntis [NA] contact surface of tooth
f. articular´is [NA] articular surface
f. articula´ris acromia´lis clavic´ulae [NA] acromial articular surface of clavicle
f. articula´ris acro´mii [NA] articular surface of acromion
f. articula´ris ante´rior den´tis [NA] anterior articular surface of dens
f. articula´ris arytenoi´dea cricoi´deae [NA] arytenoidal articular surface of cricoid
f. articula´ris calca´nea ta´li [NA] calcaneal articular surface of talus
f. articula´ris cap´itis cos´tae [NA] articular surface of head of rib
f. articula´ris cap´itis fib´ulae [NA] articular surface of head of fibula
f. articula´ris car´pi ra´dii [NA] carpal articular surface of radius
f. articula´ris cartila´ginis arytenoi´deae [NA] articular surface of arytenoid cartilage
f. articula´ris cuboi´dea calca´nei [NA] cuboidal articular surface of calcaneus
f. articula´ris fibula´ris tib´iae [NA] fibular articular surface of tibia
f. articula´ris infe´rior atlan´tis [NA] inferior articular facet of atlas
f. articula´ris infe´rior tib´iae [NA] inferior articular surface of tibia
f. articula´ris malle´oli fib´ulae [NA] malleolar articular surface of fibula
f. articula´ris malle´oli tib´iae [NA] malleolar articular surface of tibia
f. articula´ris navicula´ris ta´li [NA] navicular articular surface of talus
f. articula´ris os´sis tempora´lis [NA] articular surface of temporal bone
f. articula´ris patel´lae [NA] articular surface of patella
f. articula´ris poste´rior den´tis [NA] posterior articular surface of dens
f. articula´ris sterna´lis clavic´ulae [NA] sternal articular surface of clavicle
f. articula´ris supe´rior atlan´tis [NA] superior articular facet of atlas
f. articula´ris supe´rior tib´iae [NA] superior articular surface of tibia
f. articula´ris talaris ante´rior calcanei [NA] anterior talar articular surface of calcaneus
f. articula´ris tala´ris calca´nei [NA] talar articular surface of calcaneus
f. articula´ris talaris media calcanei [NA] middle talar articular surface of calcaneus
f. articularis talaris posterior calca´nei posterior talar articular surface of calcaneus
f. articula´ris thyroi´dea cricoi´deae [NA] thyroidal articular surface of cricoid
f. articula´ris tuber´culi cos´tae [NA] articular surface of tubercle of rib
f. auricula´ris os´sis il´ii [NA] auricular surface of ilium
f. auricula´ris os´sis sac´ri [NA] auricular surface of sacrum
f. bovi´na the cowlike face of ocular hypertelorism; typical of craniofacial dysostosis.cow face;
f. brachia´lis ante´rior [NA] anterior region of arm
f. brachia´lis poste´rior [NA] posterior region of arm
f. bucca´lis vestibular surface of tooth
f. cerebra´lis cerebral surface
cherubic f. the characteristic child-like f. seen in cherubism; also seen in glycogenosis, particularly type 2.
f. co´lica sple´nis [NA] colic surface of spleen
f. contac´tus den´tis contact surface of tooth
Corvisart's f. the characteristic f. seen in cardiac insufficiency or aortic regurgitation; a swollen, purplish, cyanotic face with shiny eyes and puffy eyelids.
f. costa´lis [NA] costal surface
f. costa´lis pulmo´nis [NA] costal surface of lung
f. costa´lis scap´ulae [NA] costal surface of scapula
f. crura´lis ante´rior [NA] anterior region of leg
f. crura´lis poste´rior [NA] posterior surface of leg
f. cubita´lis ante´rior [NA] anterior region of elbow
f. cubita´lis poste´rior [NA] posterior region of elbow
f. diaphragmat´ica [NA] diaphragmatic surface
f. digita´lis dorsa´lis [NA] dorsal surface of digit
f. digita´lis palma´ris [NA] * official alternate term for palmar surface of fingers
f. digita´lis planta´ris [NA] plantar surface of toe
f. digita´lis ventra´lis [NA] palmar surface of fingers
f. dista´lis den´tis [NA] distal surface of tooth
f. doloro´sa facial expression of an unhappy person or one sick or in pain.
f. dorsa´lis [NA] dorsal surface
f. dorsa´lis os´sis sac´ri [NA] dorsal surface of sacrum
f. dorsa´lis scap´ulae [NA] dorsal surface of scapula
elfin f. f. characterized by a short, upturned nose, wide mouth, widely spaced eyes, and full cheeks; it may be associated with hypercalcemia, supravalvar aortic stenosis, and mental retardation.
f. exter´na [NA] external surface
f. exter´na os´sis fronta´lis [NA] external surface of frontal bone
f. exter´na os´sis parieta´lis [NA] external surface of parietal bone
f. facia´lis den´tis [NA] * official alternate term for vestibular surface of tooth
f. rena´lis lie´nis renal surface of spleen
f. femora´lis ante´rior [NA] * official alternate term for anterior region of thigh
f. femora´lis poste´rior [NA] * official alternate term for posterior region of thigh
f. gas´trica sple´nis [NA] gastric surface of spleen
f. glu´tea os´sis il´ii [NA] gluteal surface of ilium
hippocratic f. , f. hippocra´tica a pinched expression of the face, with sunken eyes, concavity of cheeks and temples, relaxed lips, and leaden complexion; observed in one close to death after severe and prolonged illness.hippocratic face;
hound-dog f. the facial appearance in cutis laxa, with loose facial skin hanging in folds.
Hutchinson's f. the peculiar facial expression produced by the drooping eyelids and motionless eyes in external ophthalmoplegia.
f. infe´rior cer´ebri [NA] base of brain
f. infe´rior hemisphe´rii cerebel´li [NA] inferior surface of cerebellar hemisphere
f. infe´rior lin´guae [NA] inferior surface of tongue
f. infe´rior pancrea´tis [NA] inferior surface of pancreas
f. infe´rior par´tis petro´sae os´sis tempora´lis [NA] inferior surface of petrous part of temporal bone
f. inferolatera´lis pros´tatae [NA] inferolateral surface of prostate
f. infratempora´lis maxil´lae [NA] infratemporal surface of maxilla
f. interloba´res pulmo´nis [NA] interlobar surfaces of lung, under surface
f. inter´na [NA] internal surface
f. inter´na os´sis fronta´lis [NA] internal surface of frontal bone
f. inter´na os´sis parieta´lis [NA] internal surface of parietal bone
f. intestina´lis u´teri [NA] intestinal surface of uterus
f. labia´lis vestibular surface of tooth
f. latera´lis [NA] lateral surface
f. latera´lis bra´chii lateral surface of arm
f. latera´lis cru´ris lateral surface of leg
f. latera´lis dig´iti ma´nus lateral surface of finger
f. latera´lis dig´iti pe´dis lateral surface of toe
f. latera´lis fib´ulae [NA] lateral surface of fibula
f. latera´lis mem´bri inferior´is lateral surface of lower limb
f. latera´lis os´sis zygomat´ici [NA] lateral surface of zygomatic bone
f. latera´lis ova´rii [NA] lateral surface of ovary
f. latera´lis tes´tis [NA] lateral surface of testis
f. latera´lis tib´iae [NA] lateral surface of tibia
leonine f. leontiasis
f. lingua´lis den´tis [NA] lingual surface of tooth
f. luna´ta acetab´uli [NA] lunate surface of acetabulum
f. malleola´ris latera´lis ta´li [NA] lateral malleolar surface of talus
f. malleola´ris media´lis ta´li [NA] medial malleolar surface of talus
f. masticato´ria denture occlusal surface
f. maxilla´ris a´lae majo´ris maxillary surface of greater wing of sphenoid bone
f. maxilla´ris os´sis palati´ni [NA] maxillary surface of palatine bone 2. the part of the anterior surface of the greater wing of the sphenoid bone that is perforated by the foramen rotundum and forms the posterior boundary of the pterygopalatine fossa.
f. media´lis [NA] medial surface
f. media´lis cartilag´inis arytenoi´deae [NA] medial surface of arytenoid cartilage;
f. media´lis cer´ebri [NA] medial surface of cerebral hemisphere
f. media´lis dig´iti pe´dis medial surface of toes
f. media´lis fib´ulae [NA] medial surface of fibula;
f. media´lis ova´rii [NA] medial surface of ovary
f. media´lis pulmo´nis medial surface of lung
f. media´lis tes´tis [NA] medial surface of testis;
f. media´lis tib´iae [NA] medial surface of tibia;
f. media´lis ul´nae [NA] medial surface of ulna;
f. mediastinalis pulmonis mediastinal surface of lung
f. mesia´lis den´tis [NA] mesial surface of tooth
mitral f. the pink, slightly cyanosed cheeks of patients with mitral valve disease.
moon f. roundness of the face due to increased fat deposition laterally seen in patients with hyperadrenocorticalism, either of endogenous (e.g., Cushing's disease) or exogenous origin, such as the use of cortisone-like drugs as therapy.
myasthenic f. the facial expression in myasthenia gravis, caused by drooping of the eyelids and corners of the mouth, and weakness of the muscles of the face.
myopathic f. facial appearance of some patients with myopathies and with myasthenia gravis, consisting of bilateral ptosis and inability to elevate the corners of the mouth, due to muscle weakness.
f. nasa´lis maxil´lae [NA] nasal surface of maxilla
f. nasa´lis os´sis palati´ni [NA] nasal surface of palatine bone
f. occlusa´lis den´tis [NA] denture occlusal surface
f. orbita´lis [NA] orbital surface
f. palati´na la´minae horizonta´lis os´sis pala´tini [NA] palatine surface of horizontal plate of palatine bone
Parkinson's f. the expressionless or masklike f. characteristic of parkinsonism (1).masklike face;
f. patella´ris fem´oris [NA] patellar surface of femur
f. pelvi´na os´sis sa´cri [NA] pelvic surface of sacrum
f. poplit´ea fem´oris [NA] popliteal surface of femur
f. poste´rior [NA] posterior surface
f. poste´rior cartilag´inis arytenoi´deae [NA] the posterior surface of the arytenoid cartilage.
f. poste´rior cor´neae [NA] posterior surface of cornea
f. poste´rior corporis hu´meri [NA] posterior surface of shaft of humerus
f. poste´rior cru´ris posterior surface of leg
f. poste´rior fib´ulae [NA] posterior surface of fibula
f. poste´rior glan´dulae suprarena´lis [NA] posterior surface of suprarenal gland
f. poste´rior ir´idis [NA] posterior surface of iris
f. poste´rior len´tis [NA] posterior surface of lens
f. poste´rior mem´bri inferio´ris posterior surface of lower limb
f. poste´rior palpebra´rum [NA] posterior surface of eyelids
f. poste´rior pancrea´tis [NA] posterior surface of pancreas
f. poste´rior par´tis petro´sae os´sis tempora´lis [NA] posterior surface of petrous part of temporal bone
f. poste´rior pros´tatae [NA] posterior surface of prostate
f. poste´rior ra´dii [NA] posterior surface of radius
f. poste´rior re´nis [NA] posterior surface of kidney
f. poste´rior tib´iae [NA] posterior surface of tibia
f. poste´rior ul´nae [NA] posterior surface of ulna
Potter's f. characteristic f. seen in bilateral renal agenesis and other severe renal malformations, exhibiting ocular hypertelorism, low-set ears, receding chin, and flattening of the nose. See also Potter's syndrome.Potter's disease;
f. pulmona´lis cor´dis [NA] pulmonary surface of heart
f. rena´lis glan´dulae suprarena´lis [NA] the surface of the suprarenal gland in contact with the kidney.renal surface of the suprarenal gland;
f. rena´lis sple´nis renal surface of spleen
f. sacropelvi´na os´sis il´ii [NA] sacropelvic surface of ilium
f. scaphoi´dea a facial malformation characterized by protuberant forehead, depressed nose and maxilla, and prominent chin.dish face;
f. sternocosta´lis cor´dis [NA] sternocostal surface of heart
f. supe´rior hemisphe´rii cerebel´li [NA] superior surface of cerebellar hemisphere
f. supe´rior ta´li [NA] superior surface of talus
f. superolatera´lis cer´ebri [NA] superolateral surface of cerebrum
f. symphy´sialis [NA] symphysial surface of pubis;
f. tempora´lis [NA] temporal surface
f. urethra´lis pe´nis [NA] urethral surface of penis
f. vesica´lis u´teri [NA] vesical surface of uterus
f. vestibula´ris den´tis [NA] vestibular surface of tooth
f. viscera´lis hep´atis [NA] visceral surface of liver
f. viscera´lis sple´nis [NA] visceral surface of the spleen See also colic surface of spleen, gastric surface of spleen, renal surface of spleen.

 

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