endplate

NOUN
  1. the flattened end of a motor neuron that transmits neural impulses to a muscle
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Start Error-Free Writing Linguix pencil

How To Use endplate In A Sentence

  • The surgeon uses a motorized 5-mm round burr to expose bleeding bone from the endplates of the vertebral bodies on either side of the disc space to prepare the space for the bone graft.
  • The nucleus eventually no longer acts hydrostatically, thus the annulus and endplate are exposed to high point stresses which might lead to the cracks and fissures seen in degenerate discs.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy