"Abdomen" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
That portion of the body that lies between the THORAX and the PELVIS.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Abdomen".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Abdomen".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Abdomen" by people in Profiles.
Acute Abdominal Distention in a Premature Low-birthweight Infant. Neoreviews. 2022 05 01; 23(5):e342-e344.
Effects of using an abdominal simulator to develop palpatory competencies in 3rd year medical students. BMC Med Educ. 2022 Jan 26; 22(1):63.
Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: Management of the open abdomen after damage control surgery. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 11; 87(5):1232-1238.
Open abdominal surgical training differences experienced by integrated vascular and general surgery residents. J Vasc Surg. 2017 10; 66(4):1280-1284.
A two-step convolutional neural network based computer-aided detection scheme for automatically segmenting adipose tissue volume depicting on CT images. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2017 Jun; 144:97-104.
Risk of failure in pediatric ventriculoperitoneal shunts placed after abdominal surgery. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 May; 19(5):571-577.
A nasoenteral feeding tube barking up the wrong tree. Intensive Care Med. 2017 06; 43(6):930-931.
A prospective double-blinded randomized controlled trial comparing systemic stress response in Laparoascopic cholecystectomy between low-pressure and standard-pressure pneumoperitoneum. Int J Surg. 2016 Apr; 28:28-33.
Immediate versus delayed repair of destructive bowel injuries in patients with an open abdomen. Am Surg. 2015 May; 81(5):458-62.
Development and validation of a risk stratification score for ventral incisional hernia after abdominal surgery: hernia expectation rates in intra-abdominal surgery (the HERNIA Project). J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Apr; 220(4):405-13.