intra-abdominal

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intra-abdominal

 [in″trah-ab-dom´ĭ-nal]
within the abdomen.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

intra-abdominal

adjective Within the abdomen.
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intra-abdominal

Lying or occurring within the cavity of the ABDOMEN.
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of (in mm of Hg) IAP after operation developed Post patients 0-11 (normal) 3 1 1 12-15 9 3 6 (grade 1 IAH) 16-20 9 4 5 (grade 2 IAH) 21-25 6 4 4 (grade 3 IAH) > 25 3 4 5 (grade 4 IAH) Total 30 16 25 IAP: Intra abdominal pressure, IAH: Intra abdominal hypertension Figure 3: Incidence of mortality in relation to IAP (IAP: Intra abdominal pressure, IAH: Intra abdominal hypertension) 0-11 12.5 (Normal) 12-15 33.33 (grade 1 IAH) 16-20 35.71 (grade 2 IAH) 21-25 40 (grade 3 IAH) >25 55.55 (grade 4 IAH) Note: Table made from bar graph.