protuberant abdomen

pro·tu·ber·ant ab·do·men

unusual or prominent convexity of the abdomen, due to excessive subcutaneous fat, poor muscle tone, or an increase in intraabdominal content.

pro·tu·ber·ant ab·do·men

(prō-tū'bĕr-ănt ab'dŏ-mĕn)
Unusual or prominent convexity of the abdomen, due to excessive subcutaneous fat, poor muscle tone, or an increase in intraabdominal content.
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On physical examination he appeared cachectic and had oral candidiasis and a large protuberant abdomen. On abdominal examination there was a large, firm, non-tender mass palpated extending from the epigastrium to the periumbilical region, as well as hepatomegaly and right upper quadrant tenderness.
By age seven, she had developed an extremely protuberant abdomen and had prominences of her rib cage due to relatively little longitudinal growth of the spine.
Systemic examination showed protuberant abdomen with no visceromegaly.
Protuberant abdomen with hepatomegaly (100%) due to storage of glycogen was the second to growth failure in this study which is similar to other studies16.
Physical examination showed growth failure and dysmorphic features including triangular face, microcephaly, outward protruding ears, short upper and lower limbs compared to the trunk with short stout fingers and toes, square hands, flat feet with rocker bottom deformity, a short broad chest, and a protuberant abdomen. His liver ranged from normal size to hepatomegaly at different times of his disease course, with no splenomegaly.
Physical examination revealed a cachectic woman, who was pale and had a massively protuberant abdomen. The pulse rate was 96 beats per minute and blood pressure was 110/70 mmHg.
On examination, he was found to have protuberant abdomen with mild tenderness in the left flank.
But while seated, pregnant women should use a seatbelt "low on the hipbones, between the protuberant abdomen and pelvis." And "gas-producing foods or drinks should be avoided before scheduled flights because entrapped gases expand at altitude." ACOG said it also aims to dispel concerns about radiation during flights.
A bare-chested man sat up in bed eating lunch, leaning a protuberant abdomen into the hospital tray.
She displayed features of Noonan's syndrome (short stature, small face, protuberant abdomen with no mass, and developmental delay), for which her mother was also diagnosed.
On physical examination, the patient was obese (350 lb, 6 ft 1 in), with a protuberant abdomen but without palpable splenomegaly.
A protuberant abdomen, mottled or rough, dry skin, delayed tooth eruption, and developmental delay, although more impressive, manifest much later.