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Definition of the noun abdomen
What does abdomen mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abdomens
- the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonyms of abdomen: belly / stomach / venter
- more generic term: body part = any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
- more specific words: underbelly / underbody = the soft belly or underside of an animal's body
- part of: body / torso / trunk = the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
- abdominal aorta = a branch of the descending aorta
- arteria colica / colic artery = arteries that supply blood to the colon
- hypochondrium = the upper region of the abdomen just below the lowest ribs on either side of the epigastrium
- intestine / bowel / gut = the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
- belly button / bellybutton / umbilicus / omphalos / omphalus / navel = a scar where the umbilical cord was attached
- abdominal muscle / abdominal / ab = the muscles of the abdomen
- abdominal cavity = the cavity containing the major viscera
- abdominal wall = a wall of the abdomen
- the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm
Phrases with Abdomen
- Blatta Abdomen-Nigrum
- Epilampra Abdomen-Nigrum
- Species Blatta Abdomen-Nigrum
- Species Epilampra Abdomen-Nigrum
- transverse muscle of abdomen
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by Ken Ludden
Just like stretching, exercising the abdomen is a life-long dedication everyone should get used to. And with the close connection...
by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Acute abdomen is a term used to describe the sudden (acute) onset of abdominal pain that is not caused by a traumatic injury. It is generally associated with severe , progressive symptoms that require medical attention. Acute abdominal pain ...
Maternal Critical Care (2013)
A Multidisciplinary Approach by Marc van de Velde, Helen Scholefield, Lauren A. Plante
The term acute abdomen refers to the sudden onset of severe abdominal pain, tenderness, and muscular rigidity, which may becaused by...
Management of the pregnant woman with an acute abdomen is a typical multidisciplinary challenge.
by Rifat Latifi
The use of an abbreviated laparotomy has been shown to reduce mortality; however, the resulting open abdomen is a complex clinical issue for the intensive care unit (ICU) and surgical teams. Modern techniques and technologies are now ...
by Jean P. Chevrel
Burst abdomen is a postoperative complication in 0.03%–3% of laparotomies and carries a mortality ranging from 0% to 85%, according to series. These statistics underline the severity of this complication. The numerical data given below ...
by Shailen Jasani
The term acute abdomen refers to a syndrome that. 45 7 Abnormal urine or urination Dysuria, Stranguria and Pollakiuria Haematuria Pigmenturia.
by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS),, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP),, Alton L. Thygerson, Steven M. Thygerson
Abdominal Pain The abdomen is the area between the diaphragm and the groin. Abdominal organs are either hollow or solid. Hollow organs are tubes, such as the stomach and the intestines, through which material passes, conducting food ...
by Catherine C. Goodman, Kenda S. Fuller
Spiral CT with intravenous contrast of the abdomen is the most common test in the assessment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
by Stuart H. Orkin, David E. Fisher, A. Thomas Look, Samuel Lux IV, David Ginsburg, David G. Nathan
abdomen is an important component of the staging evaluation. Approximately 20 % of these patients have pulmonary metastases at the time of diagnosis.181 These tumors arise from coccygeal tissue elements, and surgical resection must ...
by Henrik Steinmann, Lajos Zombori
abdomen, pl. ~s, -mina (Figs 136— 141): the third large region of the insect body, which originally comprises twelve segments, each segment is usually formed by a dorsal tergite and a ventral sternite and carries on both sides a spiracle, ...
The Ayurveda Encyclopedia (2007)
Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention, and Longevity by Swami Sadashiva Tirtha
Kapha: Physical debility, loss of the sensation of touch, swelling, heaviness, excess sleep, nausea, loss of taste and appetite, difficult breathing, cough, white complexion, eyes, nails, feces, and urine, smooth, unmoving abdomen with a whitish ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)
Abdomen bicnrne. 67. CHERMES. Rostrum pectorale. Pedes pofleriores saltatorii. 68. Coccus. Rostrum pectorale. Abdomen (maribus) posterius setosum. 69. THRtPs.
Pediculus ricinoides: the abdomen is orbicular, marked with a white line; the seutellum is composed of three lobes; the snout is white. It is a native of America. It gets into the legs of the naked inhabitants, where it draws blood, and depositing its ...
Abdomen. — Griping (into a ball) pain below the navel when standing (first day),1 . — Pressive pain at the navel, extending outward (twenty- one hours),1. — Burning sticking in the umbilicus (twenty-nine hours),1. — Crawling sticking in the ...
Ent - Fra
Antennae incumbent, the terminal joint elliptical, compressed, having a naked dorsal seta at the base : hypostoma carinated in the middle, and provided with a mystax ; the forehead broad and setose: eyes rounded : abdomen ovate, flat, ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
affect segments in the posterior thorax and the anterior abdomen.
by Eve Adamson, Gayle Williamson
abdomen Oomph! The abdomen is a highly personal and sensitive spot, and dreams about this body part signify highly personal, sensitive subjects. 1. If you' ve just ...
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- Beetle with Swollen Abdomen
Female Galeruca tanaceti beetle
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- Translucent abdomen
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- Hairy Abdomen
Ant on a plant.
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- Dorsal Abdomen
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Quotes about Abdomen
I had a very bad torn groin, my abdomen right through my legs. I was finding it really hard to get in the ring and run around and function at a decent rate. Then they had the idea that it might be better to do a retirement thing. (Owen Hart)
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Scrabble value of A1B3D2O1M3E1N1
The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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