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Care must be taken to include the peritoneum in these sutures.
Were there cysticerci of different kinds in the peritoneum of the rabbit?
There was a rough brown exudation upon the surface of the peritoneum and intestines.
The abdominal viscera in general appeared healthy; slight effusion into the cavity of the peritoneum.
Adhesions to the parietal peritoneum are as a rule easily detached with the finger.
When a kidney occupies the pelvis it lies behind the peritoneum as when it occupies its normal position in the loin.
When this remains open, the cancerous cells escape freely and implant themselves on the pelvic peritoneum and adjacent organs.
The bladder itself near the junction should be attached by sutures to the adjacent peritoneum to prevent dragging (Fig. 27).
The pigment upon the peritoneum exhibits under the microscope the most beautiful stellate forms.
In the bottom of his peritoneum Mr. Magnus felt that he carried a cold stone the size of a grapefruit.

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