TITLE

overdistention

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1554
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "overdistention" is presented. The term refers to excessive stretching of inflation of an organ, for example, the lungs during mechanical ventilation or of the urinary bladder in bladder outlet obstruction. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21238962

 

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