sliding hernia

n.

A hernia in which an abdominal viscus forms part of the hernial sac.extrasaccular hernia slipped hernia

Nearby words

  1. slideway,
  2. sliding,
  3. sliding fit,
  4. sliding flap,
  5. sliding friction,
  6. sliding rule,
  7. sliding scale,
  8. sliding seat,
  9. sliding vector,
  10. slidingly


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