transabdominal


transabdominal
\\|tran(t)s, -raan-, -nz+\ adjective
Etymology: trans- + abdomin- + -al
: passing, occurring, or cutting across the abdomen or through the abdominal wall

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  • transabdominal — Relativo a un procedimiento a través de la pared abdominal. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

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  • transabdominal — trans·abdominal …   English syllables

  • transabdominal ultrasound — A procedure used to examine the organs in the abdomen. The ultrasound device is pressed firmly against the skin of the abdomen. Sound waves from the device bounce off tissues and create echoes. A computer uses the echoes to make a picture called… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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  • celiotomy — Transabdominal incision into the peritoneal cavity. SYN: abdominal section, laparotomy (2), ventrotomy. [celio + G. tome, incision] vaginal c. opening the peritoneal cavity …   Medical dictionary

  • TAUS — transabdominal ultrasonography …   Medical dictionary

  • Huntington operation — transabdominal repair of a chronically inverted uterus. It is done by grasping the invaginated portion of the uterus with forceps; as the uterus is pulled up, additional forceps are placed sequentially lower down, and upward traction is applied.… …   Medical dictionary

  • TCC — transabdominal cervical cerclage: See: cervical cerclage …   The new mediacal dictionary

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