palpable


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Related to palpable: petulantly, insolently

palpable

Med capable of being discerned by the sense of touch

palpable

[′pal·pə·bəl]
(medicine)
Capable of being felt or touched.
Evident.
References in classic literature ?
As regards the greater truths, men oftener err by seeking them at the bottom than at the top; Truth lies in the huge abysses where wisdom is sought-not in the palpable palaces where she is found.
Every time she held the skimmer under the pump to cool it for the work her hand trembled, the ardour of his affection being so palpable that she seemed to flinch under it like a plant in too burning a sun.
But Newland Archer was too imaginative not to feel that, in his case and May's, the tie might gall for reasons far less gross and palpable.
The most useful classification is determining palpable versus non-palpable undescended testis, as management is determined by location and actual presence of the testis.
Queen and Country looks back on 50s England with palpable nostalgia When not being bullied by their Sergeant Major (David Thewlis), Bill and his mates are passing the time with larks that include stealing a clock in the mess hall and romancing the local girls.
Objective: To retrospectively asses the results of single scrotal incision orchidopexy (SSIO) performed at our centre with ligation of the patent processus vaginalis in children having palpable undescended testes (UDT).
In palpable breast lumps, it is the fear of breast cancer which usually makes women consults a doctor, because of the fact that the breast is the commonest site for development of cancer in the females and accounts for around 20 percent of all malignancies in this sex.
4% of the cancers were node positive and all were palpable .
M2 PHARMA-December 23, 2013-Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc files application with the FDA for XIAFLEX's approval for concurrent treatment of multiple palpable cord
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 23, 2013-Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc files application with the FDA for XIAFLEX's approval for concurrent treatment of multiple palpable cord
The triple assessment is evaluation of palpable breast masses by clinical breast examination (CBE), imaging and tissue sampling.
Objective: To compare the efficacy and complications of single incision trans scrotal versus standard inguinal orchidopexy in children with palpable undescended testes.