coloptosis

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co·lop·to·sis

, coloptosia (kō'lop-tō'sis, -tō'sē-ă), In the diphthong pt, the p is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Downward displacement, or prolapse, of the colon, especially of the transverse portion.
[colo- + G. ptōsis, a falling]

coloptosis

[kō′lōptō′sis]
Etymology: Gk, kolon + ptosis, fall
the prolapse or downward displacement of the colon, especially of the transverse portion.

co·lop·to·sis

, coloptosia (kō'lop-tō'sis, -tō'sē-ă)
Downward displacement, or prolapse, of the colon, especially of the transverse portion.
[colo- + G. ptōsis, a falling]

coloptosis

caudal displacement of the colon.
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