splenomyelomalacia

[ splē′nō-mī′ə-lō-mə-lāshə ]

n.

Pathological softening of the spleen and the bone marrow.

Nearby words

  1. splenoma,
  2. splenomalacia,
  3. splenomedullary,
  4. splenomegaly,
  5. splenomyelogenous,
  6. splenopathy,
  7. splenopexy,
  8. splenoportography,
  9. splenoptosis,
  10. splenorenal ligament


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