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enEnglish
Duodenal Diseases definition: Pathological conditions in the DUODENUM region of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL).
duodenum disorder definition: condition in which there is a deviation from or interruption of the normal structure or function of the first part of the small intestine extending from the pylorus to the jejunum, the duodenum.
Duodenal Neoplasms definition: Tumors or cancer of the DUODENUM.
Duodenal Ulcer definition: A PEPTIC ULCER located in the DUODENUM.
duodenal ulcer definition: peptic ulcer located in the duodenum, the shortest and widest portion of the small intestine adjacent to the pylorus of the stomach.
Duodenal Ulcer definition: An ulcer in the duodenal wall.
Duodenum definition: The shortest and widest portion of the SMALL INTESTINE adjacent to the PYLORUS of the STOMACH. It is named for having the length equal to about the width of 12 fingers.
duodenum definition: first part of the small intestine extending from the pylorus to the jejunum.
duodenum definition: (doo-ah-DEE-num) The first part of the small intestine.
Duodenum definition: A jointed tube 25-30 cm long that connects the stomach to the jejunum.
Duodenoscopes definition: Endoscopes for examining the interior of the duodenum.
DUODEDOSCOPE, ESOPHAGO GASTRO definition: An endoscope and accessories is a device used to provide access, illumination, and allow observation or manipulation of body cavities, hollow organs, and canals. The device consists of various rigid or flexible instruments that are inserted into body spaces and may include an optical system for conveying an image to the user's eye and their accessories may assist in gaining access or increase the versatility and augment the capabilities of the devices. Examples of devices that are within this generic type of device include cleaning accessories for endoscopes, photographic accessories for endoscopes, nonpowered anoscopes, binolcular attachments for endoscopes, pocket battery boxes, flexible or rigid choledochoscopes, colonoscopes, diagnostic cystoscopes, cystourethroscopes, enteroscopes, esophagogastroduodenoscopes, rigid esophagoscopes, fiberoptic illuminators for endoscopes, incandescent endoscope lamps, biliary pancreatoscopes, proctoscopes, resectoscopes, nephroscopes, sigmoidoscopes, ureteroscopes, urethroscopes, endomagnetic retrievers, cytology brushes for endoscopes, and lubricating jelly for transurethral surgical instruments. This section does not apply to endoscopes that have specialized uses in other medical specialty areas and that are covered by classification regulations in other parts of the device classification regulations.
Duodenoscopes definition: Flexible endoscopes designed for direct insertion through the mouth in the upper gastrointestinal tract for visual examination, biopsy, and treating lesions of the interior of the proximal portion of the small intestine from pylorus to the jejunum (i.e., duodenum). Duodenoscopes usually consist of a flexible outer sheath, a lighting system, and a working channel for catheters and operative devices.
Duodenal Stenosis definition: Narrowing of the lumen of the duodenum.
Biopsy of Duodenum definition: Removal of tissue from the duodenum for microscopic examination, using an endoscope.
Benign Duodenal Neoplasm definition: A non-metastasizing neoplasm arising from the wall of the duodenum.
Duodenal Hemorrhage definition: Bleeding originating from the duodenum.
duodenum definition: [1] das Duodenum, der Zwölffingerdarm
 
 
deGerman
Duodenum definition: [1] Anatomie: medizinischer Fachbegriff für den Zwölffingerdarm; Teil des Dünndarms
Zwölffingerdarm definition: [1] Anatomie: erster Abschnitt des Dünndarms
Duodenum definition: Duodénum
 
frFrench
duodénum definition: Partie qui relie l’estomac à l’intestin grêle.