Adson’s test Ad·son’s test (ād’sənz)
A test for thoracic outlet syndrome in which the patient is seated and with the head extended and turned to the side of the lesion, breathes deeply; a diminution or loss of radial pulse on the affected side is indicative of the syndrome.
to gather (a gas, liquid, or dissolved substance) on a surface in a condensed layer: Charcoal will adsorb gases. verb to undergo or cause to undergo a process in which a substance, usually a gas, accumulates on the surface of a solid forming a thin film, often only one molecule thick: to adsorb hydrogen on […]
a substance that is . noun a substance that has been or is to be adsorbed on a surface
to gather (a gas, liquid, or dissolved substance) on a surface in a condensed layer: Charcoal will adsorb gases. Contemporary Examples The reason it works is that coconut charcoal is in adsorbent. How to Recover from Christmas Dave Asprey December 24, 2013 adjective capable of adsorption noun a material, such as activated charcoal, on which […]
- Adsorption theory of narcosis
adsorption theory of narcosis adsorption theory of narcosis n. The theory that a drug becomes concentrated at the surface of the cell as a result of adsorption and thus alters the cell wall permeability and the cell’s metabolism.