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distended

Medtalk Enlarged, bloated. Cf Nondistended.
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Survey radiographs acquired 8 days earlier at the primary institution documented a heterogeneous soft tissue opacity consistent with a foreign body in a distended ventriculus (Fig 1).
When performing an HPDC, the rectum must be completely distended so that it appears rounded in its most distal portion.
An abdominal ultrasound scan showed distended bowel loops.
X-ray abdomen erect and supine posture was suggestive of distended small bowel loops and faecal loading in large bowel.
When the patient arrived at the hospital, her abdomen was distended like a nine-month pregnant woman.
At laparotomy an enormously distended and 180 degree rotated, distended, unhealthy, oedematous sigmoid loop was found with enormous faecolith [Figure 1].
ere is surely nothing sophisticated about eating the grossly distended and diseased fatty liver of a duck that has been forcibly tube-fed twice a day for the duration of its miserable short life.
The distended stomach presses on the diaphragm and other internal organs, causing problems with blood flow and making it diffi-cult for your dog to breathe.
Threeyearold Jham dela Cruz has a distended stomach which gets even bigger when he cries hard.
In order to obtain a good view of the uterus, it has to be distended using either a harmless gas, such as carbon dioxide, or liquid.
Preoperative computed tomography demonstrated an unusually distended bony canal that passed through the superolateral portion of the right petrous bone.