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pleuroperitoneal

 [ploor″o-per″ĭ-to-ne´al]
pertaining to the pleura and peritoneum.

pleur·o·per·i·to·ne·al

(plūr'ō-per'i-tō-nē'ăl),
Relating to both pleura and peritoneum.

pleuroperitoneal

/pleu·ro·peri·to·ne·al/ (-per″ĭ-to-ne´al) pertaining to the pleura and peritoneum.

pleur·o·per·i·to·ne·al

(plūr'ō-per'i-tō-nē'ăl)
Relating to both pleura and peritoneum.

pleuroperitoneal

pertaining to the pleura and peritoneum.

pleuroperitoneal canal
an embryonic, transient canal venting pleural and peritoneal cavities.
pleuroperitoneal hernia
herniation of abdominal viscera through a pleuroperitoneal hiatus defect.
pleuroperitoneal hiatus defect
faulty closure of the pleuroperitoneal canals by the embryonic diaphragm.
pleuroperitoneal membrane
folds of tissue which extend into the peritoneal cavity of the developing embryo and participate in the separation of the pleural and peritoneal cavities.
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It is a serious and rare complication that usually causes the abandonment of techniques while the realization of chemical pleurodesis with sclerosing agents (talc, tetracyclines, blood) can be an effective treatment to solve the pleuroperitoneal communication.
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia may be pleuroperitoneal or more frequently, peritoneopericardial (Hosgood, 1996).
urophthalmus son pareados en forma de sacos huecos, ubicados en la cavidad pleuroperitoneal, dorsales en relacion al intestino y ventrales al rinon.
Pulmonary or pleural Pain may be related to volume pathology overload secondary to heart failure or a pleuroperitoneal leak giving rise to a pleural effusion (hydrothorax).
In infants, herniation through a persistent embryonic pleuroperitoneal hiatus is not only the most common form of diaphragmatic hernia but also the most serious.
4) This discovery is in contrast to ELS, which are frequently found in neonates and are associated with other congenital anomalies such as pleuroperitoneal hernias and gastrointestinal fistulas in greater than 50% of cases.
4-6] Some experts advocate immediate thoracotomy for thoracic duct repair or pleuroperitoneal shunting to prevent ongoing loss of chyle and eventual nutritional and immunologic deterioration.
Al final de la octava semana de gestacion la membrana pleuroperitoneal separa la cavidad pleural de la peritoneal.
Defective formation/fusion of the pleuroperitoneal membrane(s) separating pleural and peritoneal cavities cause diaphragmatic hernia.
26) When surgery is not possible and conservative management has failed, pleuroperitoneal shunting may be effective.
In the presence of a pleuroperitoneal leak, high glucose content would be expected when using a glucose-based PD solution, approximating the glucose concentration of the PD solution while the patient maintains normal blood glucose levels (Green et al.