gastroschisis

[gă-strŏskĭ-sĭs]

n.

A congenital fissure in the abdominal wall usually accompanied by protrusion of the viscera.celoschisis

Nearby words

  1. graphic equalizer,
  2. graphic granite,
  3. graphic novel,
  4. graphicacy,
  5. graphical,
  6. graphics,
  7. graphics adapter,
  8. graphite,
  9. graphite cloth,
  10. graphitic


The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.