preperitoneal

pre·per·i·to·ne·al

(prē'per-i-tō-nē'ăl),
Denoting a fatty layer between the peritoneum and the transversalis fascia in the lower anterior abdominal wall.

preperitoneal

/pre·peri·to·ne·al/ (-per-ĭ-to-ne´al)
1. situated between the parietal peritoneum and the abdominal wall.
2. occurring anterior to the peritoneum.

preperitoneal

(prē″pĕr-ĭ-tō-nē′ăl) [″ + Gr. peritonaion, peritoneum]
Located in front of the peritoneum.
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Long-term follow-up of laparoscopic preperitoneal hernia repair in professional athletes.
In view of persistent anuria and compressive hematoma, INR was optimized for laparotomy, yielding 1300 mL of clot from preperitoneal space and leading to subsequent improvement of symptoms.
Difficulty obtaining pneumoperitoneum secondary to preperitoneal fat, difficulty ventilating these women in steep Trendelenburg position, and difficulty gaining adequate exposure during surgery are among the challenges in this patient population, she added.
In a previous study, Beaussier et al (3) compared the outcomes for preperitoneal catheters delivering either an infusion of ropivacaine at 20 mg/hour or saline.
After adequate dissection of the preperitoneal space and reduction of the hernia sac, a 15cm X 15cm polyester mesh was used to broadly cover the direct, indirect and femoral spaces.
The transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) technique--this involves entering the peritoneal cavity, with the attendant risk of injury to abdominal contents.
Gas can also escape into the soft tissues of the abdominal wall via the anatomic connection between the posterolateral retroperitoneum and the preperitoneal flank fat.
One month following the creation of hernia defects, 24 of each of the meshes were implanted in the preperitoneal space.
Complications from laparoscopic hernia repair are very low in women, and the transabdominal laparoscopic preperitoneal technique allows for diagnosis and treatment of other intraabdominal causes of pelvic pain at the same time.
The advantages of the newer, axial flow devices are related to their smaller size, eliminating the need to construct a preperitoneal pocket and therefore limiting the operative time significantly.
a wholly owned subsidiary of Guidant, alleging that Origin's VASOVIEW(TM) Balloon Dissection System and Preperitoneal Distention Balloon Systems infringe a patent owned by GSI.
Lesion viscerale par les bords aigus d'une prothese mal taillee (11); ce risque est specialement majore lors du traitement d'eventration abdominale par la pose de plaques en preperitoneal ou intraperitoneal.