transmural

transmural

 [trans-mu´ral]
through the wall of an organ; extending through or affecting the entire thickness of the wall of an organ or cavity.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

trans·mu·ral

(trans-myū'răl),
Through any wall, as of the body or of a cyst or any hollow structure.
[trans- + L. murus, wall]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

transmural

adjective Through a wall, as in a transmural (Q-wave) acute MI or transmural extension of cancer.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

transmural

adjective Through a wall
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

trans·mu·ral

(trans-myūr'ăl)
Through any wall, as of the body or of a cyst or any hollow structure.
[trans- + L. murus, wall]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Strongyloidesstercoralis infestation associated with septicemia due to intestinal transmural migration of bacteria.
The right ventricular cavity appeared dilated and cut sections showed diffuse transmural fibro-fatty replacement of the right ventricular free wall, extending into the endocardium and involving the right ventricular septum (Figure 3a).
To the Editor: Acquired pseudoaneurysm of the left ventricle is a rare disorder that usually occurs after transmural myocardial infarction or after cardiac surgery.
* Ulcerative colitis can show thickened and inflamed bowel walls on CT, with cross-sectional target appearance due to transmural involvement.
(1,2) Absent was ST-segment elevation in lead V3, a virtually universal finding in acute transmural anterior myocardial infarction.
The second theory states that although IUD is placed correctly, transmural migration of IUD causes perforation.
Irreversible bowel ischemia may occur due to transmural infarction and loss of bowel mucosa integrity, resulting in more complications including bacterial translocation and potential metabolic acidosis, sepsis, multiple organ dysfunction, and death.[3] Anticoagulant therapy is successful in most cases, which then do not require surgical intervention.
Sural nerve biopsy revealed concentric thickening of epineural medium-sized and large arterioles with focal fibrinoid necrosis, transmural inflammation, and uniform axonal loss with focal axonal breakdown consistent with necrotizing vasculitis.
The mechanism of QT interval prolongation is multifactorial and includes cardiomyocyte hypertrophy and increased left ventricular mass (LVM), with accompanying changes in left ventricular transmural dispersion of repolarization, as well as changes in the tone of the autonomic nervous system of some patients with hypertension and mechanoelectrical feedback, although this mechanism is less likely.
Histopathologic examination revealed transmural gangrenous ischemia in the cecum.
Transmural dispersion of the T wave and instability of the QT interval only cover alterations in repolarization.
EUS is capable of providing parietal (intramural) as well as transmural and extraluminal imaging, as additional data to conventional transabdominal ultrasound.