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abdominal

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adjective ab·dom·i·nal \ab-ˈdäm-ən-əl\

Medical Definition of abdominal

  1. 1:  of, belonging to, or affecting the abdomen abdominal organs abdominal pain abdominal surgery

  2. 2:  performed by entry through the abdominal wall an abdominal hysterectomy

abdominally

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abdominal

noun ab·dom·i·nal

Medical Definition of abdominal

  1. :  an abdominal muscle (as an oblique or a rectus abdominis) especially of the anterolateral region—usually used in plural


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