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Search Results for: dialysis

Kidney dialysis

Kidney dialysis --> dialysis (Science: technique) The process of separating crystalloids and colloids in solution by the... Read More

Dialysis

Separation of substances in solution by means of their unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes.The process of... Read More

Hemodialysis

Hemodialysis --> haemodialysis (Science: nephrology, procedure) The removal of certain elements from the blood by virtue of... Read More

Kidney

Definition noun, plural: kidneys (anatomy) Either of a pair of two bean-shaped organs located at the back of the abdominal... Read More

Peritoneum

Definition noun, plural: peritonea (anatomy) The serous membrane forming the lining of the abdominal cavity or... Read More

Peritonitis

Definition noun, plural: peritonites (pathology) The inflammation of the peritoneum Supplement Peritonitis pertains to the... Read More

Pouch of douglas

Definition noun Peritoneal space or pouch formed between the rectum and the uterus in the female human body. Supplement In... Read More

Douglas cul-de-sac

Definition noun Peritoneal space or pouch formed by a fold of peritoneum between the rectum and the uterus of the female... Read More