Translation for 'diaphragm' from English to Russian
NOUN   a diaphragm | diaphragms
SYNO contraceptive diaphragm | diaphragm | midriff | ...
диафрагма {ж} [грудобрюшная преграда]
diaphragm [thoracic diaphragm]
влагалищная диафрагма {ж}
vaginal diaphragm
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Usage Examples English
  • The median arcuate ligament is a ligament under the diaphragm that connects the right and left crura of diaphragm.
  • A way to improve breathing from the diaphragm is to lie on your back on a flat surface.
  • During embryonic development of the thoracic diaphragm, myoblast cells from the septum invade the other components of the diaphragm.
  • In the case of air pumps, diaphragm pumps are considered to be a type of pump that utilizes positive displacement.
  • In the elephant the lungs are attached to the diaphragm and breathing relies mainly on the diaphragm rather than the expansion of the ribcage.

  • Diaphragm pacing is the rhythmic application of electrical impulses to the diaphragm.
  • Stage III: The lymphoma is on both sides of the diaphragm, either in lymph nodes both above and below the diaphragm, or in lymph nodes above the diaphragm and in the spleen.
  • The test begins with the bursting of the diaphragm. Several methods are commonly used to burst the diaphragm.
  • The diaphragm is an important part of the body's digestive system.
  • A woman might be fitted with a different size diaphragm depending on where she is in her menstrual cycle.

  • The term "diaphragm" in anatomy, created by Gerard of Cremona, can refer to other flat structures such as the urogenital diaphragm or pelvic diaphragm, but "the diaphragm" generally refers to the thoracic diaphragm.
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