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Synonyms for window
a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back
a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material
an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function
the time period that is considered best for starting or finishing something
a pane of glass in a window
an opening in a wall or screen that admits light and air and through which customers can be served
(computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen
References in periodicals archive
There does not appear to be a need for more invasive procedures, such as a thoracotomy or pericardial window
, given the success and lack of complications with minimally invasive techniques.
Abdominal ultrasound demonstrated a flattened IVC and significant abdominal ascites, so a subxiphoid pericardial window
(to exclude pericardial tamponade) was performed and bilateral thoracostomy tubes were placed to ensure that extrinsic compression was not the cause of right atrial underfilling.
Loculated effusions and effusions containing clots increase the risks of closed pericardiocentesis, mainly perforation of the ventricle; in these instances an open approach is more desirable, both for safety and to obtain pericardial tissue and create a pericardial window
He underwent a pericardial window
with catheter drainage, and 400 ml of old clotted blood was withdrawn.
Surgeon Performs World's First Pericardial Window