metratonia

[mē′trə-tōnē-ə]

n.

Lack of tone or flaccidity of the uterine walls following childbirth.

Nearby words

  1. metoprolol tartrate,
  2. metoxeny,
  3. metr-,
  4. metra,
  5. metralgia,
  6. metratrophy,
  7. metrazol,
  8. metre,
  9. metre-kilogram-second,
  10. metria


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