gastroesophageal hernia

n.

A hiatal hernia into the thorax.

Nearby words

  1. gomphiasis,
  2. gomphosis,
  3. gomulka,
  4. gomuti,
  5. gon-,
  6. gonadal cord,
  7. gonadal dysgenesis,
  8. gonadal ridge,
  9. gonadectomy,
  10. gonadic


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