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WALL. A building or erection so well known as to need no definition. In general a man may build a wall on any part of his estate, to any height he may deem proper, and in such form as may best accommodate him; but he must take care not to erect a wall contrary to the local regulations, nor in such a manner as to be injurious to his neighbors. See Dig. 50, 16, 157. Vide Party Wall.

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Although we cannot see these muscles as they are deep within the abdominal walls we certainly will see the results of training them to be strong.
A syndrome of congenital defects involving the abdominal wall, sternum, diaphragm, pericardium, and heart.
The traditional approach is to move the hernia and then stitch the weak portion of the abdominal wall back together, but as many as one in three patients have to return for repeat operations with this method.
In addition, the thick abdominal wall creates more torque on laparoscopic instruments, which can impair a surgeon's ability to easily maneuver instruments.
The inguinal canal is a diagonal passage in the lower anterior abdominal wall which measures approximately 4 cm in length and is made up of the aponeuroses of the external oblique, internal oblique, and transversus abdominus muscles.
Figures 3 and 4 are axial and coronal post-gadolinium magnetic resonance (MR) images showing the intense enhancement pattern of the mass limited to the abdominal wall with no associated peritoneal or visceral abnormality.
The weakening of abdominal wall can be by birth or can be acquired later during the lifetime of a person.
The technique uses two steps including a vacuum-assisted closure method and the 'flipping over' of the abdominal wall step which helps in healing of the wound.
He said the procedure is used to manage complex abdominal wall defects that occur due to trauma, multiple reoperations, hernia, abdominal compartment syndrome, obesity and other problems.
It eventually failed and a hole in his abdominal wall developed, leaving him in great discomfort.
Subsequent noncontrast computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen and pelvis showed likely hemoperitoneum localized to the mid-lower abdominal wall (Figure 2).