exomphalos

[ ĕk-sŏmfə-lŏs′, -ləs ]

n.

Protrusion or rupture of the navel.
umbilical hernia
omphalocele

Nearby words

  1. exogenic,
  2. exogenous,
  3. exogenous fiber,
  4. exogenous hyperglyceridemia,
  5. exome,
  6. exon,
  7. exonarthex,
  8. exonerate,
  9. exoneration,
  10. exonuclease


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