Niels (Nicholaus), Danish anatomist, 1638–1686. See S. duct, S. foramen, S. plexus, S. veins, under vein.

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  • Stensen — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Nicolaus Steno (latinisiert aus dänisch Niels Stensen, 1638–1686), dänischer Arzt, Anatom und Geologe, später katholischer Priester und Bischof Sten Stensen (* 1947), norwegischer Eisschnellläufer Siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stensen — Stẹnsen,   Niels, lateinisch Nicolaus Steno, Nicolaus Stenonis, dänischer Anatom, Naturforscher und katholischer Bischof, * Kopenhagen 11. 1. 1638, ✝ Schwerin 5. 12. 1686; studierte Medizin in Kopenhagen, hielt sich 1660 64 für anatomische… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • stensen's — sten·sen s …   English syllables

  • Stensen — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stensen's duct — Sten·sen s duct also Sten·son s duct sten sənz n PAROTID DUCT Sten·sen or Steen·sen stān sən Niels (Latin Nicolaus Steno) (1638 1686) Danish anatomist and geologist. Although Stensen had prepared to become a physician and eventually became a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Stensen canal duct etc. — Sten·sen canal, duct, etc. (stenґsən) [Niels Stensen (Nicolaus Steno), Danish physician, anatomist in Italy, 1638–1686] see under experiment and plexus, and see canales incisivi, ductus parotideus, and foramina incisiva …   Medical dictionary

  • Stensen's duct — the long secretory duct of the parotid salivary gland [Stensen (1838–86), Danish physician] …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Stensen canals — canales incisivi …   Medical dictionary

  • Stensen duct — ductus parotideus …   Medical dictionary

  • Stensen experiment — the experiment of cutting off the blood supply from the lumbar region of the spinal cord of an animal by compressing the abdominal aorta; it produces paralysis of the posterior parts of the body …   Medical dictionary

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