hemocholecyst

[ hē′mə-kōlĭ-sĭst′ ]

n.

A cyst containing blood and bile.
A nontraumatic hemorrhage or an accumulation of old blood in the gallbladder. No longer in technical use.

Nearby words

  1. hemmer,
  2. hemo-,
  3. hemoblast,
  4. hemoblastosis,
  5. hemocatheresis,
  6. hemocholecystitis,
  7. hemochorial placenta,
  8. hemochromatosis,
  9. hemochrome,
  10. hemoclasis


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