enterohepatocele

[ ĕn′tə-rō-hĕpə-tə-sēl′, -hĭ-pătə- ]

n.

A congenital umbilical hernia containing intestine and liver tissue.

Nearby words

  1. enterogenous,
  2. enterogenous cyanosis,
  3. enterogenous cyst,
  4. enterohepatic circulation,
  5. enterohepatitis,
  6. enterokinase,
  7. enterokinesis,
  8. enterolith,
  9. enterolithiasis,
  10. enterology


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