The act of uttering with articulation; the act of giving the proper sound and accent; utterance; as, the pronunciation of syllables of words; distinct or indistinct pronunciation.
The mode of uttering words or sentences.
The art of manner of uttering a discourse publicly with propriety and gracefulness; -- now called delivery.
the way in which a word is pronounced.
In the normal or usual position. Refers to placement of the donor liver in its correct anatomic location. orthotopic liver transplantation
The distinguishing or specific cells of a gland or organ, contained in and supported by the connective tissue framework, or stroma. Hepatocytes are parenchymal cells of the liver.
Relating to any porta or hilus, specifically to the porta hepatis and the portal vein. See hepatic portal system
Elevation of pressure in the hepatic portal system caused by cirrhosis or other fibrotic change in liver tissue. These change results in venous obstruction and/or vasoconstriction that produces splenomegaly and ascites in its later stages. When pressure exceeds 10 mm Hg, a collateral circulation may develop to maintain venous return from structures drained by the portal vein; engorgement of collateral veins can lead to esophageal varices.