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epigastrium

[‚ep·ə′gas·trē·əm]
(anatomy)
(invertebrate zoology)
The ventral side of mesothorax and metathorax in insects.
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A blunt-tipped needle was inserted into the dissected epigastric artery, and the elevated flap was placed in the perfusion bioreactor [Figure 1]b and [Figure 1]c.
one of three symptoms for last 3 months within the initial of six month of symptoms onset 1) postprandial fullness, 2) early satiety and 3) epigastric pain or burning and absence of any organic lesion defined after history, physical examination followed by upper GI endoscopy were included in the study.
Symptoms are usually nonspecific and include right upper quadrant and epigastric pain, fatigue, weight loss, fever, anorexia, and nausea.
Abdominal examination revealed a gravid uterus at around 31 weeks of gestation, mild epigastric tenderness, and mass from midline to right flank.
Ten patients (43%) had right upper quadrant or epigastric pain, in three of them there were concomitant gallstones, and six (26%) had no symptoms.
Supportive management such as fasting, fluid therapy and proton pump inhibitor were instituted, but epigastric pain and vomiting continued.
Pyoderma gangrenosum following bilateral deep inferior epigastric perforator flap breast reconstruction.
Thoracodorsal and caudal superficial epigastric axial pattern flaps in cats.
Pancreatitis is not an uncommon cause of acute abdomen and is seen often in the emergency department typically as stabbing epigastric pain radiating to the back and associated with nausea and vomiting.
A diagnosis of trichobezoar should be considered in patients with epigastric lump with coexisting psychiatric disorder.
Presenting complaints by patients with functional dyspepsia are epigastric pain, epigastric burning, early satiation and bothersome postprandial fullness.
Right common femoral artery was supplied by right deep inferior epigastric artery and right deep iliac circumflex artery.