Appendix Epiploica

Known as: Appendices, Omental, Set of fatty appendices of colon, Appendices omentales 
The subserosal ADIPOSE TISSUE along the COLON, derived from the OMENTUM.
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2015
2015
The philosophical basis and utility of DNA barcoding have been a subject of numerous debates. While most literature embraces it… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
The primary question addressed was whether muscle flaps (MFs) offer a significant advantage over an omental flap (OF) in the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE Fibrosis is a newly appreciated hallmark of the pathological alteration of human white adipose tissue (WAT). We… (More)
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2005
2005
In spite of many published articles describing the hernia repairs, there are only a few original reports concerning the polymer… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Site differences in adipose tissue function may have implications for insulin-resistant conditions. In mature adipose tissue… (More)
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1999
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1999
Epiploic appendagitis and segmental omentum infarction are considered to be rare conditions, which may mimic an abdominal… (More)
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1993
1993
Torsion of the appendices epiploicae is a rare condition which may present with acute abdominal pain and mimic appendicitis… (More)
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1993
1993
Infarction of an appendix epiploica is a rare event that is seldom diagnosed preoperatively. Report herein is a case of a 76-year… (More)
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1990
1990
To determine possible mechanisms by which omental pedicles protect bronchial anastomoses from ischemia, we studied the angiogenic… (More)
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1985
1985
We present a case of a large abdominal mass of fat density on CT, which proved at surgery to be a lipoma arising in an appendix… (More)
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