celosomia

celosomia

 [se″lo-so´me-ah]
congenital fissure or absence of the sternum, with hernial protrusion of the viscera; see also thoracoceloschisis. Called also coelosomy.

ce·lo·so·mi·a

(sē'lō-sō'mē-ă),
Congenital protrusion of the abdominal or thoracic viscera, usually with a defect of the sternum and ribs as well as of the abdominal walls.
Synonym(s): kelosomia
[G. kēlē, hernia, + sōma, body]

celosomia

/ce·lo·so·mia/ (se″lo-so´me-ah) congenital fissure or absence of the sternum, with hernial protrusion of the viscera.

celosomia

[sē′ləsō′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, kele, hernia, soma, body
a congenital malformation characterized by a fissure or absence of the sternum and ribs and protrusion of the viscera.

celosoma, celosomia

congenital fissure or absence of the sternum, with hernial protrusion of the viscera.
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Major anomalies included spinal and rib defects, deformed extremities, anophthalmia and celosomia.