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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If you have back or pelvic girdle pain or digestive problems, you may not be able to activate the deep abdominal wall until the other problems have been resolved.
On the physical examination down slanted palpebral fissures, hypertelorism, micrognathia, short neck, extrathoracic heart with visible pulsations, supraumbilical abdominal wall defect, omphalocele between sternum and umbilicus were observed (Fig.
Alan, liverpool a: THe most common type of hernia is a protrusion that develops in a weak area of the abdominal wall.
In the last 12 months Ryder has had surgery on his abdominal wall, and has suffered an inflamed shoulder, a calf strain, an injured elbow and a finger injury.
Meanwhile, according to Al Muheet website, the actress recently developed a medical condition, meaning she had to undergo surgery on her abdominal wall.
It can also be passed through the abdominal wall if the urethra is too narrow.
The proposed transplant uses an alternative biomaterial implantation, offering the possibility to repair a full-thickness defect of the abdominal wall without the need to transfer tissue (skin+subcutis+fascia+muscle) from another site and minimal postoperative scarification (skin only).
Poulos positioned the babies' intestine inside their abdominal wall and placed a temporary mesh patch over it.
Sometimes tumours are also found in a muscle or a limb, in the chest or in the abdominal wall.
Access to the abdominal cavity can be difficult because of the thickness of the abdominal wall in these patients.