All publications of “Cristiane Regina Ruiz”2 results
Metric analysis of basal sphenoid angle in adult human skulls
Objective To analyze the variations in the angle basal sphenoid skulls of adult humans and their relationship to sex, age, ethnicity and cranial index.Methods The angles were measured in 160 skulls belonging to the Museum of the Universidade Federal de São Paulo Department of Morphology. We use two flexible rules and a goniometer, having as reference points for the first rule the posterior end of the ethmoidal crest and dorsum of the sella turcica, and for the second rule the […]
The presence of accessory soleous muscle in humans
Objective:To verify the prevalence of the accessory soleus muscle in humans and according to gender.METHODS:A total of 154 magnetic resonance images of the ankle were assessed in T1 weighted sagittal, coronal and axial planes.RESULTS:An incidence of 11.6% of accessory soleus muscle in humans was observed; in that, 7.8% in males and 15.6% in females.CONCLUSION:The accessory soleus muscle incidence was 11.6% in the samples studied and it was more often present in females.