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  • adj. Alternative form of hemorrhoidal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as hemorrhoidal.


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  • On either side of the anus, in the ischio-rectal space, D D, Fig. 1, Plate 51, is found a considerable quantity of granular adipose tissue, traversed by the inferior haemorrhoidal arteries and nerves-branches of the pudic artery and nerve.

    Surgical Anatomy

  • When it is requisite to divide the superficial and deep sphincter ani as in the operation for complete fistula in ano, if the incision be made transversely in the ischio-rectal fossa, the haemorrhoidal arteries and nerves converging towards the anus will be the more likely to escape being wounded.

    Surgical Anatomy

  • I devoted to the repair of my coughing and haemorrhoidal person.

    Letters of Anton Chekhov

  • The haemorrhoidal veins were swollen to such an extent that the pressure on them gave me almost unbearable agony.

    The Complete Memoirs of Jacques Casanova

  • The collateral circulation will then be carried on by the anastomosis of the following branches -- viz., those of the lumbar, the internal mammary, and the epigastric arteries of that side with each other, and with their fellows in the anterior abdominal parietes; those of the middle and lateral sacral; those of the superior with the middle and inferior haemorrhoidal; those of the aortic and internal iliac uterine branches in the female; and of the aortic and external iliac spermatic branches in the male.

    Surgical Anatomy


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