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1. A raised area that protrudes above the surrounding area. 2. The measured distance above a fixed object, e.g., the distance above sea level, or above a fixed anatomic structure. 3. The rise of a physiological variable above normal, e.g., in ophthalmology, the rise in intraocular pressure above what is healthy or normal; in serology, an increase in the level of an electrolyte or other blood test result.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Elevation." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758611/all/elevation.
Elevation. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758611/all/elevation. Accessed September 19, 2019.
Elevation. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758611/all/elevation
Elevation [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 September 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758611/all/elevation.
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