abdominal pregnancy

n.

An ectopic pregnancy developing in the peritoneal cavity, usually secondary to an early rupture of a tubal pregnancy.abdominocyesis

Nearby words

  1. accc,
  2. accd,
  3. accede,
  4. accel.,
  5. accelerando,
  6. accelerate,
  7. accelerated reader,
  8. accelerating universe,
  9. acceleration,
  10. acceleration clause


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