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isthmus

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(is′mŭs )

[Gr. isthmos, neck (of land), isthmus]

1. A narrow passage connecting two cavities.
2. A narrow structure connecting two larger parts.
3. A constriction between two larger parts of an organ or structure.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Isthmus." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751572/all/isthmus_of_eustachian_tube.
Isthmus. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751572/all/isthmus_of_eustachian_tube. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Isthmus. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751572/all/isthmus_of_eustachian_tube
Isthmus [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751572/all/isthmus_of_eustachian_tube.
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