The free intraperitoneal air also outlines the falciform ligament which may be seen in the right upper abdomen as a faint linear opacity positioned longitudinally.
What does IP stand for?
IP stands for Intraperitoneal (area within peritoneal cavity containing abdominal organs)
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We have 112 other meanings of IP in our Acronym Attic
- Interpositive (photography)
- Interrupt Priority Register (Intel 8051 Microcontroller register)
- Interrupt Process (TELNET Protocol)
- Intersection Point
- Interstitial Pneumonia
- Intestinal Permeability
- Intoxicated Person (law enforcement)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen and pelvis demonstrated a moderate amount of intraperitoneal free fluid, without any detectable intra-abdominal organ injury.
Algunos estudios no han encontrado relacion entre una mayor PIA y la tolerancia al volumen intraperitoneal valorada a traves de cuestionarios de molestias abdominales (6,7,8).
A joint British-Canadian trial of the new technique, known as intraperitoneal chemotherapy, is being launched later this week.
In 2006, however, the National Cancer Institute issued a Clinical Announcement declaring that intraperitoneal (IP) chemotherapy in combination with an IV regimen should be given strong consideration for the treatment of women with advanced ovarian cancer.
An alternative hypothesis is that the intraperitoneal injection may cause tissue irritation and a corticosteroid release from the adrenal glands.
In this assay, mice that receive an intraperitoneal injection containing a sample with more than a minimum lethal dose show symptoms of botulinum intoxication and die.