peritoneum


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a transparent membrane that lines the abdominal cavity in mammals and covers most of the viscera

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3],[4],[5] Pelvic floor peritoneum reconstruction is a key step in various standard resections for open radical rectal cancer.
MRI was performed in order to assess the depth of the lesion, specifically in relation to the fascia and peritoneum.
2%) patients with incidental finding of abdominal or appendiceal mass, which turned out to be hydatid cyst of the peritoneum.
Patients in group A underwent open appendectomy with closure of peritoneum while patients in group B had non-closure of peritoneum during the same procedure.
SFT is a neoplasm with fusiform cells, which essentially originates in the mesothelium-covered surfaces, such as the pleura and peritoneum.
Primary and secondary disease of the peritoneum and mesentery: review of anatomy and imaging features.
The peritoneum is a thin, translucent, serous membrane and is the largest and most complexly arranged serous membrane in the body.
The intestines were approached by right mid flank skin incision, followed by blunt dissection of the muscles and peritoneum.
According to the World Health Organization classification of malignant tumors, pathologic stage pT3 colorectal cancer (CRC) is defined as a cancer invading through the muscularis propria into pericolorectal tissues, whereas pT4 CRC is defined as a cancer penetrating to the surface of visceral peritoneum.
Benign cystic mesothelioma (BCM) of the peritoneum is a rare intra-abdominal tumor with a strong predilection for the peritoneum of pelvic organs [1].
Current trends in modern urology are the use of different types of implants made of synthetic materials of different chemical composition and the method of nephropexy using peritoneum [1-4].
Commonly it affects the pleura, the lining of the lung, but it can also affect the peritoneum (the lining of the abdominal cavity) and the pericardium (the lining around the heart).
The doctor said that the lump was exerting pressure on blood vessels and intestines, necessitating surgical procedure, and the lump was revealed after cutting through the peritoneum.
The different tumor positions were as follows: 29 cases were over pelvic floor peritoneum reflection
Upon entering the peritoneum a large egress of air was noted.