pulsion pul·sion (pŭl’shən)
A swelling or pushing outward.
- Pulsion diverticulum
pulsion diverticulum n. A diverticulum formed by pressure from within a hollow organ, often causing herniation of the mucous membrane through the muscular layer.
[puhl-som-i-ter] /pʌlˈsɒm ɪ tər/ noun 1. a pulsimeter. 2. a pump without pistons, utilizing the pressure of steam and the partial vacuum caused by the condensation of steam alternately in two chambers. /pʌlˈsɒmɪtə/ noun 1. another name for pulsimeter 2. a vacuum pump that operates by steam being condensed and water admitted alternately in two […]
pulsus pul·sus (pŭl’səs) n. A pulse.
- Pulsus alternans
pulsus alternans n. See alternating pulse.