uteroabdominal pregnancy


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u·ter·o·ab·dom·i·nal preg·nan·cy

development of the ovum primarily in the uterus and later, in consequence of the rupture of the uterus, in the abdominal cavity.

uteroabdominal pregnancy

[yo̅o̅′tərō′abdom′inəl]
Etymology: L, uterus + abdomen + pregnans
a twin pregnancy in which one fetus develops in the uterus and the other develops in the abdomen.

u·ter·o·ab·dom·i·nal preg·nan·cy

(yū'tĕr-ō-ab-dom'i-năl preg'năn-sē)
Development of the oocyte primarily in the uterus and later, in consequence of the rupture of the uterus, in the abdominal cavity.

uteroabdominal pregnancy

Twin pregnancy with one embryo in the uterus and the other in the abdominal cavity.
See also: pregnancy