eventration

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eventration

(ˌiːvɛnˈtreɪʃən)
n
(Pathology) pathol protrusion of the bowel through the abdomen
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Noun1.eventration - protrusion of the intestine through the abdominal wall
hernia, herniation - rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes
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e·ven·tra·tion

1. n. eventración, protrusión de contenidos abdominales a través de una abertura en la pared abdominal;
2. una hernia.
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Congenital defects of the diaphragm are Bodalek hernia, Morgagni hernia, central tendo defect, and diaphragmatic eventration (1-3).
Left diaphragmatic eventration diagnosed as congenital diaphragmatic hernia by prenatal sonography.
A chest x-ray showed bilaterally elevated thoracoabdominal diaphragms, caused by diaphragmatic eventration.
Congenital diaphragmatic eventration as a cause of anterior mediastinal mass in the children: imaging modalities and literature review.
In diaphragmatic eventration, permanent elevation of an immobile hemidiaphragm occurs in which peripheral muscular attachment is normal with no interruption in peritoneal or pleural layers.
Organoaxial volvulus of the stomach with diaphragmatic eventration.
Associated findings with suprahepatic gallbladders include hypoplastic right liver lobe and upward displacement of the hepatic flexure of the colon that may resemble diaphragmatic eventration.