lipocele

[lĭpə-sēl′]

n.

Presence of fatty tissue, without intestine, in a hernia sac.adipocele

Nearby words

  1. lipoate,
  2. lipoatrophy,
  3. lipoblast,
  4. lipoblastoma,
  5. lipoblastomatosis,
  6. lipocere,
  7. lipochondrodystrophy,
  8. lipochrome,
  9. lipocrit,
  10. lipocyte


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