clitorism


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clitorism

 [klit´o-rizm]
1. hypertrophy of the clitoris.
2. persistent erection of the clitoris.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

clit·o·rism

(klit'ō-rizm),
Prolonged and usually painful erection of the clitoris; the female analogue of priapism.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

clit·o·rism

(klit'ōr-ism)
Prolonged and usually painful erection of the clitoris; the female analogue of priapism.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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