"Transillumination" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Passage of light through body tissues or cavities for examination of internal structures.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Transillumination".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Transillumination" by people in Profiles.
Khashab MA, Kumbhari V, Azola A, Zein ME, Messallam AA, Abdelgelil A, Besharati S, Kalloo AN, Saxena P. Intraoperative determination of the adequacy of myotomy length during peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM): the double-endoscope transillumination for extent confirmation technique (DETECT). Endoscopy. 2015 Oct; 47(10):925-8.
Kantsevoy SV, Niiyama H, Jagannath SB, Chung SS, Cotton PB, Gostout CJ, Hawes RH, Pasricha PJ, Magee CA, Vaughn CA, Barlow D, Kawano H, Shimonaka H, Kalloo AN. The endoscopic transilluminator: an endoscopic device for identification of the proximal jejunum for transgastric endoscopic gastrojejunostomy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2006 Jun; 63(7):1055-8.