abnormal pressure

abnormal pressure

[ab′nȯr·məl ′presh·ər]
(petroleum engineering)
A pressure beyond the range of pressure values that would normally be expected at a given depth.
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Campbell, hill running, which puts abnormal pressure on the ball of the foot, is a common cause of neuromas, so stick to the flats until the pain subsides.
The European Parliament plenary session in Strasbourg was attended by many leaders of the political groups and other members of the European Parliament including Vice-President of the European Parliament Jacek Protasiewicz, who reminded that Ukraine had been experiencing abnormal pressure from Russia.
Speaking to Gulf News, Dr Mohammad Farghaly, head of Acute and Chronic Care, Primary Health Care Sector at the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), said that when a person with diabetes suffers from neuropathy, he may not be able to feel his feet, leading to abnormal pressure on the skin, bones and joints while walking.
Pain can be produced by noxious changes within the retinaculum (4,5) and an abnormal pressure distribution under the patella.
But when her vision started to suffer, her parents took her to a Specsavers optician who found there was abnormal pressure on her optic nerve.
Even bicycling can put abnormal pressure on pelvic nerves and result in erectile dysfunction," said Dr.
It's hard to simulate the experience on the ground, but we do our best to prepare them for an abnormal pressure situation.
The finding that obesity and early walking predispose to tibia vara suggests that abnormal pressure on the medial aspect of the proximal tibial growth plate may play a role in the pathogenesis of infantile tibia vara.
Abnormal pressure is the most common cause of ulceration of the diabetic foot.
Audiology revealed only a slight reduction in hearing the left ear, and tympanometry revealed no abnormal pressure in the middle ears.
They were stunned to find wide heels spread more weight across the thigh muscles and forced more abnormal pressure on the kneecap than the spike.
Nancy's spine must be straightened while she's young, because doctors believe the abnormal pressure on internal organs would cause them to fail by her early 20s, Janet Garcia said.