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incisional hernia

[ ĭn-sĭzhə-nəl ]

n.

A hernia occurring through an incision or scar.

Nearby words

incised, incised wound, incisiform, incision, incision biopsy, incisional hernia, incisive, incisive bone, incisive canal, incisive foramen, incisive fossa
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