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chiari's syndrome in Medicine

Chiari's syndrome

(kē-ärēz)
n.
  1. Thrombosis of the hepatic vein with enlargement of the liver and extensive development of collateral vessels, intractable ascites, and severe portal hypertension.Budd-Chiari syndrome Chiari's disease Rokitansky's disease
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