splanchnosclerosis

[splăngk′nō-sklə-rōsĭs]

n.

Hardening of any of the viscera through connective tissue overgrowth.

Nearby words

  1. splanchnolith,
  2. splanchnomegaly,
  3. splanchnopathy,
  4. splanchnopleure,
  5. splanchnoptosis,
  6. splanchnoskeletal,
  7. splanchnoskeleton,
  8. splanchnotribe,
  9. splash,
  10. splash dam


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