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subinvolution

[ sŭb′ĭn-və-lōōshən ]
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n.

Failure of the uterus to return to its normal size following childbirth.

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  • In most cases of subinvolution a curettage, at least, will have to be done.

    Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
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