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portacaval

[ pôr′tə-kāvəl ]

adj.

Relating to the portal vein and the inferior vena cava.

Nearby words

porta, porta-potti, portabella, portability, portable, portacaval, portacaval shunt, portadown, portage, portage la prairie, portakabin
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