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Definition of "transmural" [transmural]

  • Beyond a city wall (adjective)
  • Passing through the wall of an organ or any other bodily structure (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "transmural" in a sentence
  • "Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disorder characterized by transmural granulomatous inflammation involving any part of the gastrointestinal tract, from mouth to anus, in a discontinuous fashion."
  • "When Lyle Bland went out on his last transmural journey, there'd been Green Reports flapping through the IG offices for weeks, Geheime Kommandosache, rumors coupling and uncoupling like coal-tar molecules under pressure, all to do with who was likely to take over the Slothrop surveillance, now that Bland was gone."
  • "Histopathology revealed multiple transmural caseating granulomas with Langerhans-type giant cells and acid-fast bacilli, consistent with tuberculosis, present only in the caecum."
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