enterocleisis

[ĕn′tə-rō-klīsĭs]

n.

Occlusion of the lumen of the alimentary canal.

Nearby words

  1. enterobiasis,
  2. enterobius,
  3. enterocele,
  4. enterocentesis,
  5. enterochromaffin cell,
  6. enteroclysis,
  7. enterococcus,
  8. enterocoele,
  9. enterocolitis,
  10. enterocolostomy


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