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2. within the parietal region of the brain.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.


Within the substance of the wall of any cavity or hollow organ.
Synonym(s): intraparietal (1)
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012


1. Existing or carried on within the bounds of an institution, especially a school: intramural athletics.
2. Anatomy Occurring or situated within the wall of a cavity or organ.

in′tra·mu′ral·ly adv.
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1. Within the walls of an organ.
2. Within the substance of a wall
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Patient discussion about intramural

Q. I have a constant pain in the inside part of my arm. What can it be? In the last few weeks I have noticed that I have a right arm pain. The strange thing is that the pain is in a specific point in the inside part of the arm, very near to the elbow. I thnk the pain started for the first time during a baseball game but I am not sure. I work in a factory and as I sad before I use my right arm for baseball, and this pain hinders me. What can it be?

A. I myself play a lot as a pitcher, and i have the same pain. It is more painful when the forearm is flexed towards the body.
I went to my GP about it because it drove me nuts, and he said that I need to take anti-inflammatory drugs, and if it will not work he will inject me something.
he prescribed me a great medication and I didn't need the injection.

Q. l have a pain in the head,l can feel sometime inside.

A. sounds like you have a brain,lol, go see a doctor

Q. Blood in stools before and after polyp removel, Avms of the deodenel loop, inside hems, and 3cin tubuo adenoma Hi, On Nov of 06 I had a colonoscopy done and they didnt find any thing that could be mking me bleed and go to the rest room often. Then in Nov of 07 did a EDg and found I have AVMs of the deodenel loop.She Burned them and I didnt have any more bleeding till June of thei yr.On 6/6/08 i had another EDg done she burned more AVMs and on Mon I started bleeding again. This time she did a colonoscopy and found I had inside hems and a 3cin tubuolvillous adenoma inflamed.She cut, burned, and took it out in peices.She saye she will go back in Nov of this yr and look again. Two weeks after I had this done I had started to bleed again and had bad such bad pain in my hip I had to hold on to walk. that same day i started to bleed again. I bled out big clots and a bowl full of blood! A few days later the pain went away but was still bleeding ever time I had bowl movement!I can bleed up to 4 days at a times sometimes. I have been taking HC supp. and it seems to have stoped the bleeding and pain!

A. It is normal that after a polyp removal you will continue bleeding some more. However, if you feel like there is a lot of bleeding, and/or you are not feeling well, you should see a doctor as soon as possible to stop the bleeding or look for the source of bleeding.

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The research takes an apples-to-apples approach and brings the most solid evidence to date that intramural sport plays an important role in a student's success.
Recreational sports professionals need to promote greater institutional understanding and appreciation of the social significance of intramural sports. While intramural sports are one of the most popular co curricular activities for many students on university campuses, and one of the most beneficial social outlets for students, it is not publicly recognized as such.
The AED should be available at educational facilities that have competitive athletic programs (including intramural sports and conditioning classes), stadiums, arenas, and training sites, with trained responders identified among the permanent staff (Myerburg et al., 2005).
In the fall, Wilkinson says the university plans to offer night tournaments through the Intramural Sports Department.
Questions from Administrator Survey determined whether a policy was in place to increase physical activity (yes or no) and the number of varsity and intramural sports offered.
The Navy has plenty of intramural sports teams for you to try out--basketball, soccer, baseball, rowing--talk to your chain of command about trying out if you're interested.
Her unflinching pursuit of Jokanaan is her declaration of independence from the man whose passive victim she no longer allows herself to be, and from the mother who turns her lacquered head from her husband's intramural sports, even as she rails at him that "you look at her too much." Salome's Liebestod--her neck snapped by Jokanaan's hulking, blood-drenched executioner, she dies, ballerina-like, in his arms--is her own personal triumph of the will.
Students who test positive will not be allowed to participate in interscholastic sports or intramural sports for the remainder of the academic year or the next academic year.
I am the starter of conversations at lunch and captain of intramural sports teams," Gemeinhart says.
I then began competing in intramural sports and enjoyed them very much.
The most common location of these AEDs was in the athletic training room (83% of the institutions), followed by the basketball arena (44%), campus police car (40%), football stadium (28%), baseball field (22%), and intramural sports facility (21%).
It was the only time in my distinguished intramural sports career I have seen more than 50 people at an event.