Barth's hernia

[ bärths, bärts ]

n.

A hernia of a loop of intestine between a persistent vitelline duct and the abdominal wall.

Nearby words

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  2. biofilm,
  3. bioflavonoid,
  4. biofog,
  5. biofortification,
  6. biofuel,
  7. biog,
  8. biog.,
  9. biogas,
  10. biogasification


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