hypoganglionosis

[hī′pō-găng′glē-ə-nōsĭs]

n.

A reduction in the number of ganglionic nerve cells, especially of the ganglia of the myenteric plexus.

Nearby words

  1. hypofibrinogenemia,
  2. hypofunction,
  3. hypogalactia,
  4. hypogalactous,
  5. hypogammaglobulinemia,
  6. hypogastric,
  7. hypogastric artery,
  8. hypogastric nerve,
  9. hypogastric vein,
  10. hypogastrium


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