omphalophlebitis

[ ŏm′fə-lō-flĭ-bītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the umbilical veins.

Nearby words

  1. omphaloangiopagous twins,
  2. omphalocele,
  3. omphaloenteric,
  4. omphalomesenteric,
  5. omphalomesenteric duct,
  6. omphalorrhagia,
  7. omphalorrhea,
  8. omphalorrhexis,
  9. omphalos,
  10. omphalosite


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