interposition


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interposition

(int″ĕr-pŏ-zish′ŏn)
1. The surgical placement of one body structure between two others.
2. The ectopic migration of a body structure to an abnormal site between two others, e.g., of the large intestine between the liver and the diaphragm.
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Sedgwick frames Hope Leslie with acts of physical interposition: Magawisca's interposition on Everell's behalf memorably begins the novel, and Everell's and Hope's later interpositions on Magawisca's behalf reciprocate it.
Finally, it is important to observe that the total number of system calls captured by the LKM is much larger than the number of library function calls captured by the interposition library.
The mucosal ulcer of the jejunal interposition was located 1.5 cm distal to the esophagojejunal anastomosis, which itself was intact.
We examined whether ileal interposition (IT) surgery can prevent the development of diabetes in healthy, non-diabetic rats.
Seeking further refinement of techniques for advanced basal joint arthritis, Burton and Pellegrini (15) developed the more comprehensive "ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition" (LRTI) arthroplasty.
In conclusion, we suggest that the optimal management of symptomatic ACD causing DVT in old woman should include cyst excision and interposition of PA with saphenous vein graft accompanied by long-term anticoagulation for DVT.
Colonic interposition between the liver and left diaphragm-management of Chilaiditi syndrome: a case report and literature review.
Disregarding MBGR' distinctive tests for speech evaluation, it was chosen to gather data related to omission, substitution, distortion (lateral lisp and distortion of phoneme /r/) and lingual interposition (/t/,/d/,/n/,/l/,/s/,/z/) whenever visual observation was possible.
Purpose: We aimed to determine the metabolic differences between male and female rats after ileal interposition surgery, and determine whether the remission of insulin resistance after ileal interposition is dependent on melanocortin-4 Receptor signaling in both male and female rats.
A thoracoscopic VSE and colonic interposition was carried out.
Late Re-Exploration Procedure Number Saphenous Vein Interposition Graft 5 Transposition of Brachiocephalic Fistula 6 Ulno-basilic Saphenous Interposition Graft 1 Table 9.
Chilaiditi's syndrome is a rare condition characterized by the interposition of the small or large (usually) intestinal loop between the diaphragm and the liver and usually diagnosed incidentally.