abdominal wall

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Noun1.abdominal wall - a wall of the abdomenabdominal wall - a wall of the abdomen    
abdomen, belly, stomach, venter - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
paries, wall - (anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure; "stomach walls"
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After dropping the bladder flap off of the anterior abdominal wall, the right-sided round ligament was ligated and transected to expose the right external iliac vessels.
These hernias occur when a portion of the small intestine pushes through the inguinal canal, a gap located on the anterior abdominal wall near the groin.
The unusual procedure Jahfari had at Southampton Children's Hospital is described as a bi-frontal decompressive craniectomy and insertion of bone flap into anterior abdominal wall.
Before ingestion of the capsule, an antenna array is taped to the patient s anterior abdominal wall and connected to a data recorder carried by the patient.
A peritoneal drain was inserted before closure of the anterior abdominal wall.
Dr Hamdi who operated on Jawad recounts his case: "The little boy had no anterior abdominal wall and he came to us with his intestines just placed inside and covered with skin.
It is the radiologist who should raise the alarm when sonar imaging of a mass in the anterior abdominal wall close to a surgical scar reveals heterogeneous echo and increased vascularity.
a 3-mm port is placed in the left upper quadrant to insufflate as well as visualize the anterior abdominal wall in order to identify any adhesions that may have formed after the prior surgery.
We present a case of a 27-year-old male with significant disruption to his anterior abdominal wall with associated thoracoabdominal injuries who was managed operatively.
Examining the usual balance of these groups, it is most typical for hip flexors and trunk extensors to be tight and anterior abdominal wall and gluteal muscles to be weak.
Laparoscope inserted through the anterior abdominal wall with a small incision visualizes the abdominal and pelvic organs in a magnified manner.
5 x 4 cm, well defined enhancing dumbbell shaped mass in the anterior abdominal wall involving the subcutaneous fat planes.

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