enteroptosis definition

  • noun:
    • Prolapse or sinking down of the intestines, and usually of some or all of the other abdominal viscera, due to want of tone in the abdominal wall. Also called Glénard's disease.
    • an abnormally downward position of intestines in the abdominal cavity
    • Prolapse or sinking down of the intestines, and usually of some or all of the other abdominal viscera, due to want of tone in the abdominal wall. Also called Glénard's disease.
    • an abnormally downward place regarding the intestines in the abdominal hole
    • Prolapse or sinking down of this intestines, and often of some or all the various other stomach viscera, because of want of tone in the abdominal wall surface. Also called Glénard's disease.
    • an abnormally downward place for the intestines in abdominal hole

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