transabdominal

adjective trans·ab·dom·i·nal \ ˌtran(t)s-ab-ˈdä-mə-nᵊl , ˌtranz-əb-ˈdäm-nᵊl \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of transabdominal

medical
: passing through or performed by passing through the abdomen or the abdominal wall
  • transabdominal amniocentesis
  • Transabdominal ultrasonography … may detect only 50% of common bile duct stones ….
  • —Kimberly M. Persley

First Known Use of transabdominal

1903

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transabdominal

adjective trans·ab·dom·i·nal \ ˌtran(t)s-ab-ˈdäm-ən-ᵊl , ˌtranz-əb-ˈdäm-nᵊl \

medical Definition of transabdominal

: passing through or performed by passing through the abdomen or the abdominal wall
  • transabdominal amniocentesis

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