abdominal cavity

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Noun1.abdominal cavity - the cavity containing the major visceraabdominal cavity - the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm
bodily cavity, cavum, cavity - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body
abdomen, belly, stomach, venter - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
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Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: Prophylaxis announcement regarding the purchase of perfusion machine for rinse with heated chemo in the abdominal cavity (hipec)
During the operation, the medical team separated the intestines and blood vessels between the twin and then the team re-created the abdominal cavity to return the intestines into it.
9 needles were retrieved from the abdominal cavity and neck.
Then a 5-mm Tocar needle was punctured; after a 30Adeg laparoscope was inserted, the Trocar needle was punctured at the left and right middle and lower abdomen; a handling tongs was inserted to probe the abdominal cavity and confirm the area of lesions.
So when a man gets kicked there the pain involved travels up into the abdominal cavity, via the spermatic plexus, which is the primary nerve of each testicle, and then into the spine.
Tests performed on Zaid during the pregnancy had shown the absence of some muscles in the central abdomen around the navel, which led to parts of his stomach, small intestine and liver protruding from the abdominal cavity.
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.
Over the course of the 6-year follow-up, on average, participants experienced a 22 percent increase in fat under the skin and a 45 percent increase in fat inside the abdominal cavity.
Abdominal cavity was found to have an unusual solid mass in cranial part with little fluid oozing from vulva.
The material fills and conforms to the abdominal cavity to control bleeding before being removed at the time of surgery.
Fortunately, I have not yet had a perforation into the abdominal cavity.
The ultimate primary indication of Cantrixil to be sought is first-line therapy of early-stage cancers of the abdominal cavity (e.