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1
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abdominal organs protrusion through an open wound to the abdomen

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abdominal evisceration

2
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shoulder pain that is referred from the diaphragm when it is irritated by blood within the abdominal cavity

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Kehr sign

3
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the anterior abdominal cavity that houses the majority of the abdominal organs and is line by the peritoneum.

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peritoneal space

4
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irritation and inflammation of the abdominal lining

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peritonitis

5
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the space located behind the peritoneal cavity

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retroperitoneal cavity