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abdominal organs protrusion through an open wound to the abdomen

abdominal evisceration

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

Kehr sign

3

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

peritoneal space

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irritation and inflammation of the abdominal lining

peritonitis

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the space located behind the peritoneal cavity

retroperitoneal cavity