parietal wall


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pa·ri·e·tal wall

the body wall or the somatopleure from which it is formed.

pa·ri·e·tal wall

(pă-rī'ĕ-tăl wawl)
The body wall or the somatopleure from which it is formed.
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The thick muscular stalk attached the peripheral edge of the muscular right AV value to the arterio-ventricular septum and rough parietal wall of the ventricle.
The authors are reporting a case of pyoderma gangrenosum of the abdominal wall that was initially misdiagnosed as a parietal wall abscess and exhibited characteristic pathergy after drainage.
Such taxa are noted to have apical surface structure, an apertural longitudinal grove or channel, and a parietal wall callous (Pilsbry, 1897-1898).
In Uhl's anomaly, there is virtually complete absence of the myocardium of the parietal wall of the right ventricle and the parietal wall is composed of the opposing endocardial and epicardial ventricular surfaces, with no fatty tissue interposed between these layers.
Towards the apex, it supports the anterior papillary muscle of the tricuspid valve and from this point crosses to the parietal wall of the right ventricle as the moderator band.