ACW

(redirected from Anterior Chest Wall)
AcronymDefinition
ACWArts Council of Wales
ACWAshfield-Colborne-Wawanosh (Canada)
ACWAmerican Civil War
ACWArts Council of Wales (UK)
ACWAssessed Course Work
ACWAccesibility Wizard
ACWAir Control Wing
ACWAero Club of Washington (Washington, DC)
ACWAmerican Cord & Webbing (Woonsocket, RI)
ACWAll Country World (market index)
ACWAfter Call Work (call centers)
ACWAlliance for Computers and Writing
ACWAntarctic Circumpolar Wave
ACWAfrican Centre for Women
ACWAmplitude Control Word (electrical engineering)
ACWAnarchy Championship Wrestling (Texas)
ACWAdvanced Conventional Weapons
ACWAircraftwoman
ACWAmerican Championship Wrestling
ACWAsylum Championship Wrestling (Colorado Springs, CO)
ACWAccessibility Wizard Settings (Microsoft XP file extension)
ACWAir Commando Wing
ACWAthletik Club Wrestling (Germany)
ACWActive Content Wizard (Microsoft Vista)
ACWAsbestos Containing Waste
ACWAssociation of Community Workers (UK)
ACWAircraft Control & Warning
ACWAnterior Chest Wall
ACWAssociation Campanaire Wallonne (French: Campanarian Association of Wallonia; Belgium)
ACWAnglian Championship Wrestling (UK)
ACWAnglican Church Worldwide
ACWAll Companies Working (firefighting)
ACWArtificial Climbing Wall
ACWAll Comments Welcome (Internet slang)
ACWAdvocates for Congolese Women (University of California, Santa Cruz)
ACWAudio Chord Wizard (Band in a Box)
ACWAir Coupled Woofer (audio engineering)
ACWAcceptance of Completed Work
ACWAustralian Corporate Writing (Australia)
ACWAthlétique Club de Wambrechies (French: Wambrechies Athletic Club; Wambrechies, France)
ACWAugmenting Charge Warhead
ACWAircharter World (Pleasant Hill, CA)
ACWAlternating Continuous Wave
ACWAnticarrier Warfare
ACWActual Captures Worksheet (Sprint)
ACWAlways Consistent With (shipping)
ACWAutocenter Werkstattpartner Gmbh (German automobile dealership)
References in periodicals archive ?
The defect over the anterior chest wall was reconstructed with 15 holes contoured stainless steel plates with curvatures facing downwards bridging the medial end of the clavicles giving stability to the chest wall.
Conclusion: For treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism, endoscopic thyroidectomy through the anterior chest wall via the areolar approach decreased the incidence rate of complications, as well as promoted the recovery of serum calcium and phosphorous levels, probably by only mildly affecting immune function and thyroid hormone levels.
During the examination, we noted multiple elevated, nodular, erythematous, indurated skin lesions over the left side of her anterior chest wall near the mastectomy scar that measured approximately 8 x 7 cm (figure 1).
The current manuscript presents a case of a 2 years old child who had a progressive anterior chest wall tumor.
Similar collections were also seen along the tract of the VP shunt in the right supraclavicular region and the lower anterior chest wall.
Many blunt aortic injuries probably involve a combination of forces, including stretching, shearing, torsion, a "water-hammer" effect (which involves simultaneous occlusion of the aorta and a sudden elevation in blood pressure), and the "osseous pinch" effect from entrapment of the aorta between the anterior chest wall and the vertebral column.
A gallium scan was consistent with uptake in an area overlying the left breast, anterior chest wall and markedly enlarged left axillary lymph nodes.
CASE A 32-year-old man presented to our emergency department with severe hemoptysis which occured just after a ball-crash to the left anterior chest wall while playing football.
Other mechanisms have been proposed, such as a sudden increase in intraabdominal pressure, a water hammer effect that involves simultaneous occlusion of the aorta and a sudden increase in blood pressure, and the osseous pinch effect from entrapment of the aorta between the anterior chest wall and the vertebral column [1].
24) The specific history of pain and discomfort resulting from both high intensity and high volume of training, as well as the presence of reproducible pain objective findings confirms the musculoskeletal nature of a costochondritis diagnosis in this patient with anterior chest wall pain.
The latter degree of elevation in obese patients results in a position more closely aligned with the neutral rather than the sniffing position, with the head position below the anterior chest wall.
Additional diagnoses were a benign schwannoma of the anterior chest wall and Schistosoma mansoni infection detected by the presence of viable eggs in liver and large bowel wall, and mostly calcified eggs in lungs and testes.
Full browser ?