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*  Mucocele
A mucocele is any dilatation (typically pathologic) with accumulation of mucus. Oral mucocele Mucocele of the petrous apex ...
*  Common bile duct
Dilatation of CBD due to Ampullary tumor. The gall-bladder and bile ducts laid open. editor-in-chief, Susan Standring ; section ... "Normal and Pathologic Features of the Postoperative Biliary Tract at 3D MR Cholangiopancreatography and MR Imaging". ... A diameter of more than 8 mm is regarded as abnormal dilatation, and is a sign of cholestasis. If clogged by a gallstone, a ... "Etiological Causes of Intrahepatic and Extrahepatic Bile Duct Dilatation" (PDF). International Journal of New Technology and ...
*  Schatzki ring
Bougie dilatation involves passage of long dilating tubes of increasing size down the esophagus to stretch the area of ... Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease. St. Louis, Mo: Elsevier Saunders. p. 800. ISBN 0-7216-0187-1. "Obstruction: ... Dilatation can produce some temporary irritation. A short course of proton pump inhibitor therapy may decrease aggravation by ... Symptomatic Schatzki rings may be treated with esophageal dilatation, using bougie or balloon dilators. These have been found ...
*  Obstructive uropathy
Minimal invasive treatment: Overtoom procedure: dilatation with cutting balloon catheter (e.g., Boston Scientific) followed by ... Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease (7th ed.). Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier Saunders. p. 1012. ISBN 0-7216-0187-1. ...
*  Ventricular remodeling
Pathologic pressure mismatches between the pulmonary and systemic circulation guide compensatory remodeling of the left and ... As a result, there is dilatation of the chamber arising from the infarct region. The initial remodeling phase after a ... Increase expression of MMP1 and MMP9 led to degradation of collagen fibres, and subsequently dilatation of the heart. Several ... The surviving cardiac myocytes either arrange in parallel or in series to each other, contributing to ventricular dilatation or ...
*  Marfan syndrome
Pathologic changes in the lungs have been described such as cystic changes, emphysema, pneumonia, bronchiectasis, bullae, ... "The prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea and its association with aortic dilatation in Marfan's syndrome". Thorax. 64 (2): ... Cotran; Kumar, Collins (1998). Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease. Philadelphia: W.B Saunders Company. ISBN 0-7216-7335-X. ...
*  Common hepatic duct
A diameter of more than 8 mm is regarded as abnormal dilatation, and is a sign of cholestasis. Common hepatic duct The portal ... "Normal and Pathologic Features of the Postoperative Biliary Tract at 3D MR Cholangiopancreatography and MR Imaging". ...
*  HIV-associated nephropathy
... microcystic tubular dilatation that is highly echogenic, and prominent podocytes. The characteristic feature of collapsing ... molecular pathologic correlations, and genetic investigations". Annals of Internal Medicine. 139 (3): 214-26. doi:10.7326/0003- ...
*  Ureteric balloon catheter
After dilatation of the ureteric stricture with a high pressure dilatation balloon the guidewire remains in place to bring in ... External urinary diversion: pathologic circumstances and available technology. Macaluso JN Jr. J Endourol. 1993 Apr;7(2):131-6 ...
*  Renal ultrasonography
Measurement of pelvic dilatation on the US image is illustrated by '+' and a dashed line. Figure 16. Hydronephrosis with ... Whether the underlying pathologic change is glomerular sclerosis, tubular atrophy, interstitial fibrosis or inflammation, the ...
*  Coarctation of the aorta
Prestenotic dilatation of the aortic arch and left subclavian artery, as well as indentation at the site of coarctation results ... ISBN 978-0-7817-1433-4. [page needed] Cotran, R.; V. Kumar & N. Fausto (2005). Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease (7th ed.). W ... The characteristic bulging of the sign is caused by dilatation of the aorta due to an indrawing of the aortic wall at the site ... The oxygen is transferred via the placenta to the fetus and results in dilatation of the fetal lung vessels. As a consequence, ...
*  Median arcuate ligament syndrome
In some of these individuals, this compression is pathologic and leads to the median arcuate ligament syndrome. Several ... The findings of focal narrowing of the proximal celiac artery with poststenotic dilatation, indentation on the superior aspect ... Proximal celiac artery stenosis with poststenotic dilatation can be seen in other conditions affecting the celiac artery. The ...
*  Index of anatomy articles
... pathologic nystagmus, physiologic obex oblique muscles obturator canal obturator externus muscle obturator foramen obturator ... pudendal nerve pulmonary pulmonary alveolus pulmonary trunk pulmonary vein pulp pulvinar punctum pupil pupillary dilatation ...
*  Mitral valve prolapse
Symptomatic patients, those with evidence of diminished left ventricular function, or those with left ventricular dilatation ... Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease. St. Louis, Mo: Elsevier Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-0187-1. Archived from the ...
*  Colpocephaly
They stated that "in the apparent dilatation of the occipital horns...it represented a failure of development of the cerebral ... Bodensteiner, J; Gay, C.T (1990). "Colpocephaly: pitfalls in the diagnosis of a pathologic entity utilizing neuroimaging ...
*  Ischemic colitis
A range of pathologic findings are seen in ischemic colitis, corresponding to the spectrum of clinical severity. In its mildest ... although endoscopic dilatation and stenting have also been employed. Higgins P, Davis K, Laine L (2004). "Systematic review: ... With more severe ischemia, a pathologic picture resembling inflammatory bowel disease (i.e. chronic ulcerations, crypt ...
*  Clonorchis sinensis
Kumar et al.: Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease 7E Jang, Yun-Jin; Byun, Jae Ho; Yoon, Seong Eon; Yu, EunSil (2007-01 ... Liver abscesses may be seen even without dilatation of intrahepatic bile ducts. While normally asymptomatic most pathological ...
*  Cataract surgery
... procedures for mechanical pupillary dilatation may be needed during the surgery. The patients with retinal detachment may be ... the interaction between the vitreous body and the retina might play a decisive role in the development of major pathologic ...
*  Capillary
... especially when pathologic processes grossly alter one or more of the variables.[citation needed] According to Starling's ... "Impaired microvascular dilatation and capillary rarefaction in young adults with a predisposition to high blood pressure". ...
*  Scrotal ultrasound
Varicocele refers to an abnormal dilatation of the veins of the spermatic cord due to incompetence of valve in the spermatic ... 10] correlates well with the pathologic finding of multiple layers of keratin debris produced by the lining of the epidermoid ... However, in the more proximal portion this could lead to the formation of an intratesticular cyst or dilatation of the tubules ... Obstruction in the epididymis or efferent ductules may lead to cystic dilatation of the efferent ductules, which usually ...