hepatomalacia

[ hĕp′ə-tō-mə-lāshə ]

n.

Softening of the liver.

Nearby words

  1. hepatolithectomy,
  2. hepatolithiasis,
  3. hepatology,
  4. hepatolysin,
  5. hepatoma,
  6. hepatomegaly,
  7. hepatomelanosis,
  8. hepatomphalocele,
  9. hepatonephric,
  10. hepatonephric syndrome


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