Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

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.


Read Also:

  • Pulsometer

    [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

    pulsus pul·sus (pŭl’səs) n. A pulse.

  • Pulsus alternans

    pulsus alternans n. See alternating pulse.

  • Pulsus celer

    pulsus celer pulsus cel·er (sěl’ər) n. A pulse beat swift to rise and fall.

Disclaimer: Pulsion diverticulum definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.