paramedian plane

paramedian plane

[TA]
a vertical, sagittal plane parallel and in close proximity to the median plane.
Synonym(s): planum paramedianum [TA]
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With the operator standing on the right side of the patient, the needle held by the operator in his/her right hand was introduced into the patient's hypogastrium in a left paramedian plane to the transversely placed ultrasound transducer that was held by the operator in his/her left hand.