target sign

A cross sectional appearance of the large intestine—enhanced mucosa and serosa and lucent central submucosa—caused by oedema or inflammation of bowel wall

target sign

GI imaging A smoothly-contoured radiopacity with both central and peripheral radiolucency, which may be seen in pedunculated colonic polyps, when viewed.en face by double contrast–air-contrast barium studies; an 'eccentric' target sign is seen in GI diverticuli where a small amount of radiocontrast enters the pouch and is surrounded by the radiopaque body of a diverticulum Lung imaging A circumscribed pulmonary aspergilloma or focus of necrotizing bronchopneumonia seen in a plain CXR. Cf Coin lesion.
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It puts a target sign on other peacekeepers and other UN staff for retribution by frustrated com munities.
CT scan is the most sensitive diagnostic tool due to the pathognomonic target sign and sausage-shaped appearance (2, 3, 5, 6, 10).
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Koga et al (2007) found the presence of the target sign to be 100% specific and 59% sensitive for the tumors.
The target sign is classically seen in patients with Crohn's disease.
A repeat ultrasound demonstrated a target sign, consistent with intussusception.
An error in verb agreement just prior to the target sign slowed native signers but not delayed signers.
It did exhibit a target sign appearance resembling a neurogenic tumor.
The target sign T-shirts are designed to raise funds to fight the disease and raise awareness of the issue.
Other US findings include: Echogexric submucosa in early acute appendicitis; a target sign if the appendix is fluid-filled (hypoechoic fluid layer, echogexric mucosa/submucosa, and hypoechoic muscularis); an appendicolith; pericecal or periappendiceal fluid; increased periappendiceal echogemciry (from inflamed fat); and enlarged mesenteric nodes (Figare 14).
These units can feature hardwood floors and include a secluded den, spa tubs, designer lighting and views of the Target sign and the store's flat roof, the Ventura Freeway, the Kaiser Permanente medical complex, the Blue Cross building and, on a clear day, the Santa Susana Mountains.
This time around, the DWP is considering sending out about 10 Busters to target signs of waste with the voluntary reminders, promote water efficiency and distribute low-flow shower heads and literature.