peliosis hepatis

[hĕpə-tĭs]

n.

The presence of blood-filled cavities in the liver.

Nearby words

  1. pelican state,
  2. pelican-flower,
  3. pelike,
  4. pelion,
  5. peliosis,
  6. pelisse,
  7. pelite,
  8. pelitic,
  9. pelizaeus-merzbacher disease,
  10. pell


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