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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3 centimeter showing fluctuation, free from underlying structures, with prominence on Carnett's test's (leg raising test) in the right lower abdomen and was diagnosed as right parietal wall abscess, and had an incision and 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.