Example sentences for: distended

How can you use “distended” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The fixative was instilled by gravity at a pressure of 30 cmH 2 O until the lung surface was firmly distended and small amounts of fixative were weeping through the pleural surface.

  • The distended capsule finally gives way.

  • He didn't speak his lines, he distended them: He never seemed to want to let them out of his mouth.

  • The abdomen was diffusely tender and distended.

  • Significant findings on her physical exam included a distended abdomen with hepatomegaly and hypotonia.

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