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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For relative values, the percentage contribution to the structure of the lateral abdominal wall of the OE on the right and the TrA on the left was significantly higher by 3.
To the Editor: Chest abdominal wall defects are usually the result of tumor resection, infection, radiation, or trauma.
By definition, Hernias of anterior abdominal wall or ventral hernias represent defects in the parietal abdominal wall fascia and muscle through which intra-abdominal or peritoneal contents can protrude.
Recently, the 5-year-old underwent a colostomy, with doctors creating an artificial opening in his abdominal wall, allowing his body to get rid of waste.
For some patients undergoing intestinal or multi-organ transplantation, closing the abdominal wall poses a difficult surgical challenge.
It was decided to perform the surgery to place the organs back inside the abdominal cavity and to treat the hernia closing the abdominal wall muscles.
4,5] Most of the time patient with abdominal wall tumor visit to general surgeon rather visiting gynecologist.
I present the case of old age man, who presented with pain right side of the abdomen with huge anterior abdominal wall swelling, along with loose motion.
In some cases, these hernias can be associated with other abdominal wall hernias, therefore a detailed physical examination of the patients is necessary to avoid mistakes in diagnosis.
Abdominal wall endometriosis (AWE) refers to endometrial tissue in the abdominal wall.
Objective: To compare closure of abdominal wall in midline laparotomy with tension sutures closure (TSC) along with single layer en mass closure (SLC) versus single layer closure (SLC) alone in terms of frequency of wound dehiscence.
We report three cases of scar endometriosis which presented with cyclical pain and swelling at the abdominal wall scar following uterine surgery.