parietal hernia n.
A hernia in which only a portion of the wall of the intestine is involved. Also called Richter’s hernia, Littre’s hernia.
noun, Anatomy. 1. the middle part of each cerebral hemisphere behind the central sulcus. noun 1. the portion of each cerebral hemisphere concerned with the perception and interpretation of sensations of touch, temperature, and taste and with muscular movements parietal lobe n. The middle portion of each cerebral hemisphere, separated from the frontal lobe by […]
- Parietal node
parietal node n. Any of the lymph nodes draining the walls of the abdomen or the pelvis.
- Parietal wall
parietal wall n. The internal body wall that is formed from the somatopleure.
- Parietal thrombus
parietal thrombus n. An arterial thrombus adhering to one side of the wall of the vessel.