medionecrosis

[ mē′dē-ō-nə-krōsĭs ]

n.

Necrosis of the tunica media of a blood vessel.

Nearby words

  1. mediocritization,
  2. mediocritize,
  3. mediocrity,
  4. mediodorsal,
  5. mediolateral,
  6. mediotarsal,
  7. mediotarsal amputation,
  8. medit.,
  9. meditate,
  10. meditation


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