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Meaning of "transthoracic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TRANSTHORACIC

transthoracic  [ˌtrænzθəˈræsɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TRANSTHORACIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Transthoracic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES TRANSTHORACIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Thoracic plane

The thoracic plane or transthoracic plane is a geometric plane used to divide the mediastinum into the superior mediastinum and the inferior mediastinum. The thoracic plane runs through the level of the sternal angle and between the intervertebral disc located between the T4 and T5 thoracic vertebrae. The superior mediastinum extends superiorly above the plane, while the inferior mediastinum extends inferiorly. The inferior mediastinum is further divided into the anterior, middle, and posterior mediastinum.

Definition of transthoracic in the English dictionary

The definition of transthoracic in the dictionary is across the thorax.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TRANSTHORACIC


anthracic
ænˈθræsɪk
boracic
bəˈræsɪk
cardiothoracic
ˌkɑːdɪəʊθɔːˈræsɪk
cephalothoracic
ˌsɛfələʊθəˈræsɪk
classic
ˈklæsɪk
hydrothoracic
ˌhaɪdrəʊθɔːˈræsɪk
intrathoracic
ˌɪntrəθəˈræsɪk
Jurassic
dʒʊˈræsɪk
Liassic
laɪˈæsɪk
mesothoracic
ˌmɛsəʊθɔːˈræsɪk
metathoracic
ˌmɛtəθɔːˈræsɪk
neoclassic
ˌniːəʊˈklæsɪk
postclassic
ˌpəʊstˈklæsɪk
potassic
pəˈtæsɪk
prothoracic
ˌprəʊθɔːˈræsɪk
sebacic
sɪˈbæsɪk
semiclassic
ˌsɛmɪˈklæsɪk
thalassic
θəˈlæsɪk
thoracic
θɔːˈræsɪk
Triassic
traɪˈæsɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TRANSTHORACIC

transsexual
transsexualism
transsexuality
transshape
transship
transshipment
transshipped
transshipper
transshipping
transsonic
transubstantial
transubstantially
transubstantiate
transubstantiation
transubstantiationalist
transudate
transudation
transudatory
transude
transume

WORDS THAT END LIKE TRANSTHORACIC

alopecic
calcic
coccic
diplococcic
gonococcic
gynecic
meningococcic
metasilicic
osteomalacic
oxytocic
silicic
staphylococcic
streptococcic
zincic

Synonyms and antonyms of transthoracic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «transthoracic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TRANSTHORACIC

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The translations of transthoracic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «transthoracic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

经胸
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

transtorácica
570 millions of speakers

English

transthoracic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ट्रांस्थोरासिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عبر الصدر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

трансторакальная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

transtorácica
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

transthoracic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

transthoracique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Transthoracic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

transthorakalen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

経胸腔的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흉부
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Transthoracic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

qua thành ngực
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ட்ரான்ஸ்தொராசிக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ह्दयाशी संबंधित
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

transtorasik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

transtoracica
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przezklatkowe
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

трансторакальная
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

transtoracică
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διαθωρακικού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

transthoracic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

transtorakal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

transtorakal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of transthoracic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TRANSTHORACIC»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TRANSTHORACIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about transthoracic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TRANSTHORACIC»

Discover the use of transthoracic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to transthoracic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Echocardiography Pocket Guide: The Transthoracic Examination
Developed for medical students, residents, cardiologists, and sonographers, Echocardiography Pocket Guide: the Transthoracic Examination presents a comprehensive, easy-to-understand, and practical guide to the performance and interpretation ...
Bernard Bulwer, Jose Rivero, 2010
2
Coronary flow reserve - measurement and application: Focus ...
Coronary flow reserve is an important functional parameter to understand the pathophysiology of coronary circulation.
Pawel Petkow-Dimitrow, 2002
3
General Thoracic Surgery
Transthoracic. Resection. of. the. Esophagus. A D B,C E Figure 136-7. A: Linear stapled anastomosis. ... (transhiatal or transthoracic) and the extent of lymphadenectomy (Table 136-1). Some surgeons regard esophageal cancer as a systemic ...
Thomas W. Shields, Joseph LoCicero, Carolyn E. Reed, 2009
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Surgery of the Trachea and Bronchi
Hermes C. Grillo, MD Transthoracic Tracheal Resection Alternative Approaches Extended Resection of Lower Trachea Other Techniques In describing the anterior approach to the trachea (Chapter 24, "Tracheal Reconstruction: Anterior  ...
Hermes C. Grillo, 2004
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Spine Surgery: Tricks of the Trade
... 111-113, 112/ metallic mesh cages for, 111-113, 112/ anterior decompression open corpectomy via transthoracic approach for, 106-109, 106/, 108/-109/ open transthoracic diskectomy, 103-105, 104/, 105/ anterolateral dural compression, ...
Alexander R. Vaccaro, Todd J. Albert, 2011
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Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Spine and Peripheral Nerves
Transthoracic Approach to the Thoracic Spine Anthony K. Frempong-Boadu and Richard G. Fessler Table 45-1 Indications for Transthoracic Vertebrectomy and Transthoracic Diskectomy. ♢ Indications ♢ Contraindications ♢ Advantages ...
Richard Glenn Fessler, Laligam N. Sekhar, 2011
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Handbook of Interventional Radiologic Procedures
Special techniques in transthoracic needle biopsy ofpulmonary nodules. Radiol Clin NAm. 2000;38:267–279. Yankelevitz DF, Henschke CI, Davis SD. Percutaneous CT biopsy of chest lesions: an in vitro analysis of the effect of partial volume ...
Krishna Kandarpa, Lindsay Machan, 2012
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Atlas of Transesophageal Echocardiography
Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is superior to the transthoracic approach for characterizing the anatomy and function of the mitral valve (MV). In certain cases, it would completely replace transthoracic echocardiography for this  ...
Navin Chandar Nanda, Michael J. Domanski, 2007
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Transthoracic Pressure in Man During Rapid Decompression
Whereas the peak pressures measured in the mechanical analog varied in direct proportion to the absolute differential, regardless of the initial cabin pressure, the pressures in the human chest increased with the fraction differential ...
Ulrich C. Luft, Richard W. Bancroft, United States. School of Aviation Medicine. Randolph Field, Texas, 1956
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Cardiac Arrest: The Science and Practice of Resuscitation ...
Transthoracic. defibrillation. Introduction and history of defibrillation The passage of electrical current through the myocardium to terminate ventricular fibrillation ( VF) or ventricular tachycardia is the definitive treatment and single most important  ...
Norman A. Paradis, Henry R. Halperin, Karl B. Kern, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TRANSTHORACIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term transthoracic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Is routine preoperative transthoracic echocardiography necessary in …
In response to the first of these publications our institutional standard of care was modified to include a transthoracic echocardiogram before myelomeningocele ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
2
Surgical Specialties Corporation Announces Medicare Approval of …
... to patient access to this new medical device, which offers the potential to improve outcomes for patients undergoing a percutaneous transthoracic lung biopsy. «PR Newswire, Jun 15»
3
Abstract and Introduction
Study objective The purpose of the present study was to establish the accuracy of transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) in diagnosis of acute type A aortic ... «Medscape, May 15»
4
Trident Health earns echocardiography accreditation from commission
... term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the areas of Adult Transthoracic and Adult Transesophageal by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). «Journalscene.com, May 15»
5
Ultrasound may help identify interstitial lung disease in patients with …
Transthoracic sonography may be a sensitive, non-invasive tool for identifying and monitoring early-stage interstitial lung disease in patients with rheumatoid ... «Healio, Feb 15»
6
Research and Markets: Technology Trends in Cardiac Imaging …
Some of the most popular imaging procedures include transthoracic echocardiography (TTE), single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT),positron ... «Business Wire, Jan 15»
7
ImaCor Announces All-In-One Hemodynamic Management Platform
Moreover, ImaCor has secured 510 (K) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to market a transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) probe, making ... «Business Wire, Nov 14»
8
New guidance can help cut unnecessary echocardiograms
Nine societies, including the Academy, worked together to produce the AAP-endorsed statement 2014 Appropriate Use Criteria for Initial Transthoracic ... «AAP News, Nov 14»
9
Mental stress affects heart differently in men, women
Participants underwent psychometric assessments, transthoracic echocardiography, and platelet aggregation studies at baseline and after three mental stress ... «Clinical Advisor, Oct 14»
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Use of Limited Transthoracic Echocardiography in Patients With …
Use of Limited Transthoracic Echocardiography in Patients With Traumatic Cardiac Arrest Decreases the Rate of Nontherapeutic Thoracotomy and Hospital ... «Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Sep 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Transthoracic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/transthoracic>. Jul 2019 ».
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