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  1. Abdominal girth is the measurement of the distance around the abdomen at a specific point. Measurement is most ... at the level of the belly button (navel). Abdominal girth is used to diagnose and monitor the following: ...
  2. The measurement of the abdominal girth may be helpful in evaluating central adiposity. Central obesity (“apple shaped” body type) is a risk factor for metabolic syndrome.
  3. ... e.g., pelvic or abdominal pain, bloating, increased abdominal girth, difficulty eating, early satiety, urinary frequency or urgency). ...
  4. ... cured of hernia, by whatever means, the weak abdominal girth should be supported for the remainder of life ... the latter, in many, is efficient. If the abdominal girth is put on a great strain, by a ...
  5. ... the left anterior superior spine, twenty centimetres. The abdominal girth at CULLEN : MULTILOCULAR ADENO PAPILLOMA-CYSTOMA the umbilicus is fifty-four centimetres ; the greatest circumfer- ence, fifty-eight ... After opening the abdominal cavity the cyst was punctured with a trocar ...
  6. ... on the right than on the left. The abdominal girth was thirty-six inches. She had begun to ... patient again till February 4, 1890. Her umbilical girth was then forty-two ... and filling the abdomen almost com- pletely. She reported that she had ...
  7. ... for recording respira- tory changes in thoracic or abdominal girth. Stethogoniometer.���An instrument for measuring the curvature of ...
  8. ... strength, and especially in measurements of chest and abdominal girth ; but after training for two years the same ...
  9. ... great weight. There is much muscular weakness. The abdomen measures 48A inches at its greatest girth, which is just above the navel. It fluctuates distinctly. Dulness of the liver cannot be defined by percussion. The skin of the abdomen is marked by transverse fissures or marks of ...
  10. ... great weight. There is much muscular weakness. The abdomen measures 48^ inches at its largest girth, which is just above the navel. It fluctuates ... tumor has been fomented with infusion of digitalis. Girth of abdomen at this period was thirty- seven inches. R ...
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