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Related to pendulous abdomen: Cushing's syndrome
an abdomen with greatly relaxed muscular walls that sag down over the pubic region.
Etymology: L, pendulus, hanging down, abdomen
an abnormal condition in which the anterior abdominal wall becomes relaxed and allows the abdomen to hang down over the pubic region.
pendulous abdomenBeer gut A loose, fat-filled abdominal wall that hangs over the belt, accompanied by weak abdominal wall muscles
An abdomen with folds of fatty tissue that drape over the pubis.
See also: abdomen