rachicentesis

[ rā′kĭ-sĕn-tēsĭs ]

n.

lumbar puncture

Nearby words

  1. radiative zone,
  2. radiator,
  3. radiator grille,
  4. radiatory,
  5. radiatus,
  6. radical axis,
  7. radical chic,
  8. radical empiricism,
  9. radical expression,
  10. radical hysterectomy


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