# What is the purpose of right lateral decubitus abdomen x-rays?

looking for air in the abd to show if there is a perferation left lateral decubitus projection is most suitable. because 1.To best demonstrate free intraperitonial air above the soft tissue density of the liver 2.To avoid confusion of air in the fundus of the stomach.

### What in our digestive system can become infected and have to be removed and has no purpose?

You are thinking of the appendix but it does have a purpose or we would have lost it long ago. The appendix is usually located in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen, near the right hip bone. Its' position within the abdomen corresponds to a point on the surface known as McBurney's point . It has an immunologic function like the spleen.

### What is the lateral and surface area of a right prism?

The lateral area of a prism is the sum of the areas of all the lateral faces. A lateral face is not a base. The surface area is the total area of all faces. Lateral Area: The lateral area of a right prism with base perimeter P and height h is L=Ph. Surface Area: The surface area of a right prism with lateral area L and base area is B is S = L +…

### What is the lateral surface area of a right cylinder?

The lateral area of a right cylinder is curved surface that connects the two bases. The surface area is the total area of the curved surface and the bases. Lateral Area: The lateral area of a right cylinder with radius r and height h is L = 2pirh. Surface Area: The surface area of a right cylinder with lateral area L and base area B is S = L + 2B, or S = 2pirh…

### How can you lateral in Madden NFL 11?

Yes, you can. PS3: You hold L2 and move the right analog stick in the direction you want to lateral it to. 360: You hold LT and move the right analog stick in the direction you want to lateral it to. You don't have to worry about the accuracy of the lateral. When you lateral it in or close to the direction of the player behind you it will auto target him. Be carefull, sometimes…

### What are the difference between a right prism and an oblique prism?

In a right prism, the lateral sides are perpendicular to the bases and so all of them are rectangular. In an oblique prism, the lateral sides are not perpendicular to the bases so that some of them (at least) are non-rectangular parallelograms. In a right prism, the lateral sides are perpendicular to the bases and so all of them are rectangular. In an oblique prism, the lateral sides are not perpendicular to the bases so…

### How many liver lobes does a cat have?

Six: Left lateral, left medial, right medial, right lateral, caudate and quadrate. http://learning.mgccc.cc.ms.us/science/cat/sld024.htm http://learning.mgccc.cc.ms.us/science/cat/sld025.htm The quadrate lobe is hard to see. You also don't get a good look at it in those pictures. There's no substitute for a real cat. It is also normal for some cats to only have 5 lobes. cats have 5 lobes: right lateral, caudate, right lateral, left median, left lateral.

### What is the medical term meaning pertaining to the abdomen?

One word for describing the area of the abdomen is "abdominal" (upper abdominal, lower abdominal. ) The abdomen is often divided into quadants for specific descriptions of areas, RUQ of the abdomen. Another word is "gastric" : the word gastric usually applies to digestive processes which occur in the abdomen. Gastrointestinal is another word for a system of the body located in the abdomen. Abdominal Abdominal (general), Pelvic, Abdominopelvic, Inguinal (lower abdomen; groin) Abdominal means…