Nehama (med_cat) wrote in 1word1day,

Friday word: Transmural

Transmural /trans·mu·ral/ (trans-mu´ral) (adj)

through the wall of an organ; extending through or affecting the entire thickness of the wall of an organ or cavity.

Etymology: Latin trans, through + murus, wall

Example: a transmural myocardial infarction.
Tags: adjective, latin, medical, t, wordsmith: med_cat

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