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Synonyms for palpation

an act of touching

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Synonyms for palpation

a method of examination in which the examiner feels the size or shape or firmness or location of something (of body parts when the examiner is a health professional)

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The Japanese have developed and refined the art of abdominal palpation.
For predictive value of abdominal palpation, presenting part nonballottability had a sensitivity of 87% for oligohydramnios, with a specificity of 40%, a negative predictive value of 91%, and a positive likelihood ratio of 1.
Giant rectosig-moid lithobezoar in a child:four significant clues obtained from history, abdominal palpation, rectal examination and plain abdominal X-ray.
A systematic review of physical examination for AAA found that abdominal palpation was the only maneuver of value in detecting an AAA (44).
The fourth patient, the 9-year-old girl, had severe abdominal pain and tenderness on abdominal palpation, profound hypotension (blood pressure 60/30 mm Hg), and a generalized hemorrhagic rash.
Abdominal palpation - individual swellings can be felt for each kitten from about day 21 until about day 30, when it feels like one enlarged womb.
The Core Skills Trainer uses haptics to teach key dexterity and perceptual skills that are common to all health professions, such as abdominal palpation, breast and rectal exams, but that can only be learned by feeling.
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Being soft wood, the CS failed to show on X-ray but our poor patient was so sore on abdominal palpation that exploratory surgery was justified.
Regarding clinical abdominal palpation for predicting oligohydramnios in suspected prolonged pregnancy:
Abdominal palpation in pregnancy is a routine procedure performed by midwives.
The Core Skills Trainer uses haptics to teach key dexterity and perceptual skills that are important to all health professions, such as abdominal palpation, breast and rectal exams, yet can only be learned by feeling.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Abdominal Palpation Maannequin for Leopard Maneuers during pregnancy for Skill laboratories department
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