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Richter's hernia (238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

incompletely contained in the defect, while the rest remains in the peritoneal cavity. If such a herniation becomes necrotic and is subsequently reduced
Intraperitoneal injection (2,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
benefit of administering drugs intraperitoneally is the ability for the peritoneal cavity to absorb large amounts of a drug quickly. A disadvantage of using
Fluid wave test (169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
test or fluid thrill test is a test for ascites (free fluid in the peritoneal cavity). It is performed by having the patient (or a colleague) push their
Cystadenocarcinoma (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presents with omental metastases which cause fluid accumulation in the peritoneal cavity (ascites). Cystadenocarcinomas can be classified into serous cystadenocarcinomas
Lépine's sign (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which is acute pain in right shoulder due to blood or irritant in peritoneal cavity. Murphy's sign which is tested for during an abdominal examination;
Ventriculostomy (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
terminate, for example, a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt terminates in the peritoneal cavity, a ventriculoatrial shunt terminates within the atrium of the heart
Hematosalpinx (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most common being a tubal pregnancy. Blood may also escape into the peritoneal cavity leading to a hemoperitoneum. A hematosalpinx can also be associated
Hydrocele (1,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
connection with the peritoneal cavity.[citation needed] The processus vaginalis is patent and connects with the general peritoneal cavity. The communication
Exploratory laparotomy (1,967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
incision is made vertically in the middle of the abdomen to access the peritoneal cavity, then each of the quadrants of the abdomen is examined. Various other
Hinchey Classification (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
However, if it is not contained it leads to faecal contamination of the peritoneal cavity (faecal peritonitis) which is often fatal. The Hinchey classification
Setaria cervi (566 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vector. The mature roundworms are primarily present in the abdominal (peritoneal) cavity, but are capable of migrating to central nervous system causing serious
Milky spots (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coelom. More milky spots are found on the greater omentum in the peritoneal cavity than anywhere else. The milky spots are made up of mesenchymal cells
Stump blow-out (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may develop within 48 hours owing to the absorption of bile from peritoneal cavity. If the abdomen is drained, bile-stained fluid may be seen emerging
Peritoneal dialysis (3,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fluid by osmosis (osmotic UF) from the peritoneal capillaries to the peritoneal cavity. Glucose diffuses rather rapidly from the dialysate to the blood (capillaries)
Paragonimiasis (1,878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
excyst in the duodenum, penetrate through the intestinal wall into the peritoneal cavity, then through the abdominal wall and diaphragm into the lungs, where
Development of the gonads (1,741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with the anterior abdominal wall. At the same time, a portion of the peritoneal cavity lateral to these fused folds is marked off as the future vaginal process
Peritonitis (2,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fragilis). Fecal peritonitis results from the presence of faeces in the peritoneal cavity. It can result from abdominal trauma and occurs if the large bowel
Splenic injury (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preferred imaging study as it can provide high quality images of the full peritoneal cavity. American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Organ Injury Scaling:
Pancreatic fistula (731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pancreatic duct leads to leakage of pancreatic secretions into the free peritoneal cavity, leading to pancreatic ascites. If the duct is disrupted posteriorly
List of MeSH codes (A01) (648 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
A01.923.047.025.600.573 – Omentum MeSH A01.923.047.025.600.678 – Peritoneal Cavity MeSH A01.923.047.025.600.700 – Peritoneal Stomata MeSH A01.923.047
Nerve of Latarjet (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cause retention syndrome. Ellis, Harold; Mahadevan, Vishy (2010). "Peritoneal cavity". Clinical Anatomy: Applied Anatomy for Students and Junior Doctors
Drain (surgery) (807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
shunt, which is a tube that connects ventricles of the brain to the peritoneal cavity. This helps remove extra cerebrospinal fluid from the brain. Accurate
Obstetric labor complication (850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a complete rupture the contents of the uterus may spill into the peritoneal cavity or the broad ligament. A uterine rupture is a life-threatening event
Philipp Bozzini (1,206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
starting with examination in corpses of the bladder, rectum, vagina, and peritoneal cavity through small laparotomies. The committee proposed some changes intended
Gestational sac (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(involved in formation of body cavities like pleural, pericardial and peritoneal cavity) Papaioannou, George I.; Syngelaki, Argyro; Poon, Leona C.Y.; Ross
Carnett's sign (981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
helpful. Herniography, in which contrast medium is introduced into the peritoneal cavity, has been successfully used to reveal previously unsuspected inguinal
Peritoneal mesothelioma (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
showing mesothelioma. The cytopathologic appearance of mesothelioma in the pleural cavity and peritoneal cavity is not distinguishable. Specialty Oncology 
Appendix cancer (1,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and affected essential organs within the abdomen and pelvis. The peritoneal cavity is infused with heated chemotherapy known as HIPEC in an attempt to
Uterine myomectomy (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
full abdominal incision, either vertically or horizontally. Once the peritoneal cavity is opened, the uterus is incised, and the lesion(s) removed. The open
Alkaline mucus (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to possess bactericidal properties to protect the cervix, uterus, peritoneal cavity, and vagina from microbes. Hwang, S. H.; Litt, M.; Forsman, W. C.
Peptic ulcer disease (5,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contains some air) to the peritoneal cavity (which normally never contains air). This leads to "free gas" within the peritoneal cavity. If the person stands
Distributive shock (1,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of a hollow organ, with subsequent evacuation of contents in the peritoneal cavity could also determine neurogenic shock, a subtype of distributive shock
Hydrosalpinx (1,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tubal fluid is normally discharged via the fimbriated end into the peritoneal cavity from where it is cleared. If the fimbriated end of the tube becomes
Abdominal distension (1,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reflux disease) Peptic ulcer disease Accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal cavity (e.g., ascites) Bloating is not life-threatening. In most cases, bloating
Leonid Rogozov (731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appendix was resected and antibiotics were applied directly into the peritoneal cavity. General weakness and nausea developed about 30–40 minutes after the
Uterine rupture (946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
With a complete rupture the contents of the uterus spill into the peritoneal cavity or the broad ligament. Emergency exploratory laparotomy with cesarean
Ovarian cancer (20,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Typically, they are unilateral until metastasis, which occurs within the peritoneal cavity and via the bloodstream to the lungs. Yolk sac tumors grow quickly
Opsonin (1,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
while C1q is necessary for proper apoptotic cell clearance in the peritoneal cavity, it is not important in the lungs where SP-D plays an important role
Fowl cholera (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sinuses and pneumatics bones, hock joints, sternal bursa, foot pads, peritoneal cavity and oviducts. In acute cases, the most typical post-mortem lesion
Obturator artery (934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
immediately recognized and result in significant blood loss into the peritoneal cavity. Because of this danger, the anatomic variant in Figure B is sometimes
Mansonelliasis (1,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
develop into adults that reside in body cavities, most commonly the peritoneal cavity or pleural cavity, but also occasionally in the pericardium (M. perstans)
John A. Sampson (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
due to the menstrual dissemination of endometrial tissue into the peritoneal cavity. Am J Obstet Gynecol 14:422, 1927. Speert H. Obstetrics and Gynecology
Aeromonas salmonicida (1,695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
liver may appear pale in color and the spleen may be darkened. The peritoneal cavity may also be bloody and inflamed. Bacteria must be isolated to positively
Femoral hernia (1,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contents within the sac can be pushed back through the defect into the peritoneal cavity, whereas with an incarcerated hernia, the contents are stuck in the
Notomyxine tridentiger (405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
absent in this species. The gonads of hagfishes are situated in the peritoneal cavity. The ovary is found in the anterior portion of the gonad, and the
Side stitch (1,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
due to slower emptying of the stomach. In fact, the fluid in the peritoneal cavity is highly responsive to osmotic gradients between it and its vascular
Hydrocephalus (5,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from where it can be resorbed. Most shunts drain the fluid into the peritoneal cavity (ventriculoperitoneal shunt), but alternative sites include the right
Hysteroscopy (2,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
established as there is concern that cancer cells could be spread into the peritoneal cavity. Hysteroscopy has the benefit of allowing direct visualization of
Necrosis (2,920 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pancreatitis, a condition where the pancreatic enzymes leak out into the peritoneal cavity, and liquefy the membrane by splitting the triglyceride esters into
Endometriosis (14,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
endometrial debris flow backward through the Fallopian tubes and into the peritoneal cavity, attaching itself to the peritoneal surface (the lining of the abdominal
Acanthocheilonema (4,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
male and female parasite tend to be biased to exist mainly in the peritoneal cavity. Males are typically shorter and are 15–32 mm long and 0.1–0.2 mm
Bacteroides (1,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
example) are opportunistic human pathogens, causing infections of the peritoneal cavity, gastrointestinal surgery, and appendicitis via abscess formation
Angiomyolipoma (1,948 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"The differential imaging features of fat-containing tumors in the peritoneal cavity and retroperitoneum: the radiologic-pathologic correlation". Korean
Felty's syndrome (1,859 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
splenomegaly. The spleen is found in the left upper quadrant (LUQ) of the peritoneal cavity and due to its enlargement, can cause stress on neighboring organs
Budd–Chiari syndrome (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enlargement, enlargement of the spleen, fluid accumulation within the peritoneal cavity, elevated liver enzymes, and eventually encephalopathy. The fulminant
Capillaria hepatica (2,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chills, hepatitis (liver inflammation), ascites (excess fluid in the peritoneal cavity) and hepatolithiasis (gallstones in the bile ducts). This parasite
Ephraim McDowell (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
report on the operation, he described the removal of blood from the peritoneal cavity and bathing the intestines with warm water. McDowell did not publish
Hyperthermic intrathoracic chemotherapy (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
would include: Pseudomyxoma peritonei: A build-up of mucus in the peritoneal cavity. The mucus may come from ruptured ovarian cysts, the appendix, or
Memory B cell (3,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are a subset called B1 cells. These cells generally reside in the peritoneal cavity. When reintroduced to antigen, some of these B1 cells can differentiate
Chylothorax (2,561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shunting (creating a communication channel between the pleural space and peritoneal cavity). Since surgery to close the leak is not reliable, talc pleurodesis
Taenia crassiceps (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
they harbor the cyst-like larvae (metacestodes, cysticerci) in the peritoneal cavity, where they multiply by asexual budding. Humans serve as intermediate
Alfred Worcester (1,239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the peritoneum to do so. At first, this was by open lavage of the peritoneal cavity and removal of what was left of the ruptured appendix. Later, he found
Diverticulitis (3,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trocars occurs which allows a camera and other equipment entry into the peritoneal cavity. The greater omentum is reflected and the affected section of the
Familial Mediterranean fever (2,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lead to particular symptoms in particular organs (e.g. joints or the peritoneal cavity).. However, steroid hormone catabolites (pregnanolone and etiocholanolone)
Phialemonium curvatum (1,614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known to peritonitis, which is a phaeohyphomycosis affecting the peritoneal cavity, and is responsible for 1-10% of infections in patients undergoing
Thoracic endometriosis (1,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(instead of flowing out of the body through the vagina) into the peritoneal cavity, where they can adhere to peritoneal surfaces and grow. This is supported
Feeding tube (3,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(containing hydrochloric acid) around the tube into the abdominal (peritoneal) cavity resulting in peritonitis, a serious complication which will cause
Monoclonal antibody (4,377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cell culture medium. They can also be injected into mice (in the peritoneal cavity, surrounding the gut). There, they produce tumors secreting an antibody-rich
Anaerobic infection (4,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generally occur because of the entry of enteric micro-organisms into the peritoneal cavity through a defect in the wall of the intestine or other viscus as a
Anaerobic infection (4,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generally occur because of the entry of enteric micro-organisms into the peritoneal cavity through a defect in the wall of the intestine or other viscus as a
Surgical humidification (2,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and heating the CO2. During open surgery the surgeon exposes the peritoneal cavity to the ambient air. Exposure to ambient air results in evaporation
Kidney dialysis (4,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
containing glucose (called dialysate) is run through a tube into the peritoneal cavity, the abdominal body cavity around the intestine, where the peritoneal
Smooth muscle (4,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
then rest of cells in pink), outer longitudinal layer (nuclei then rest of cells), then the serous membrane facing the lumen of the peritoneal cavity
Paragonimus westermani (3,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
excyst in the duodenum, penetrate through the intestinal wall into the peritoneal cavity, then through the abdominal wall and diaphragm into the lungs, where
Lawson Tait (1,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lister's antisepsis; he avoided the use of carbolic acid. Flushing of peritoneal cavity at end of operation. In 1881, it was suggested to him to remove the
Obstetrics (6,608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the uterine (Fallopian) tube or (rarely) on the ovary or inside the peritoneal cavity. This may cause massive internal bleeding. Pre-eclampsia is a disease
Chrysosporium keratinophilum (2,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pathogenic potential in the white mouse, remaining viable in the peritoneal cavity for up to two months. It is possible that C. keratinophilum can cause
A2 milk (4,789 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exposed to it, but rather was given to animals by injection into the peritoneal cavity or directly into the spinal cord or brain. The EFSA study emphasized
Injury (7,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trauma. Splenic injury can cause low blood volume or blood in the peritoneal cavity. The treatment and prognosis of splenic injuries are dependent on
Samuel Hill (3,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
74 years. The recorded cause of death is "an abscess of the lesser peritoneal cavity which had ruptured into the stomach, producing fatal / terminal hemorrhages
Institute of Occupational Medicine (3,657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dissolution and biopersistence on the production of mesothelioma in the rat peritoneal cavity. Ann Occup Hyg; 43: 155-166. Walton WH, Beckett ST. (1977) A microscope
Walter Dandy (2,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general surgeon, Dandy was aware of the ability of free air in the peritoneal cavity to outline the abdominal contents. He published a paper on this radiographic
Hara (tanden) (3,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
function the internal organs and tissues in, above and below the peritoneal cavity – in other words: the abdomen or Hara, with a view on holistic healing
Gamma delta T cell (4,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
thymus, they will progress to non-lymphoid tissues such as lungs, peritoneal cavity, dermis, tongue and uterus. The γδ17 T that will accumulate in the
Fasciolosis (5,900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
excyst in the duodenum 7 and migrate through the intestinal wall, the peritoneal cavity, and the liver parenchyma into the biliary ducts, where they develop
Fertiloscope (3,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the pouch of Douglas rather than via the abdominal wall and the peritoneal cavity. The benefit of this route of entry for the patients is that the procedure
Matthew Walker Sr. (3,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quite a broad experience with surgery. He could go over the whole peritoneal cavity, disregarding today's distinction between the abdominal and pelvic
Gwendalyn J. Randolph (2,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
factor V by resident peritoneal macrophages boosts host defense in the peritoneal cavity. J. Exp. Med, 216: 1291-6 Kuan EL, Ivanov S, Bridenbaugh EA, Victora
Horse colic (14,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may sometimes be felt on rectal if they have metastasized to the peritoneal cavity. Additionally, laparoscopy can also diagnose metastasized cancer,