hepatocele


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hepatocele

 [hep´ah-to-sēl″]
hernia of the liver.

he·pa·to·cele

(he-pă'tō-sēl),
Protrusion of part of the liver through the abdominal wall or the diaphragm.
[hepato- + G. kēlē, hernia]

hepatocele

/hep·a·to·cele/ (hep´ah-to-sēl) hernia of the liver.

hepatocele

(hĭ-păt′ə-sēl′, hĕp′ə-tō-)
n.
Hernial protrusion of part of the liver through the abdominal wall or through the diaphragm.

hepatocele

Etymology: Gk, hēpar, liver, kele, hernia
a hernia of a portion of the liver through the diaphragm or the abdominal wall.

he·pa·to·cele

(hĕ-pat'ō-sēl)
Protrusion of part of the liver through the abdominal wall or the diaphragm.
[hepato- + G. kēlē, hernia]

hepatocele

hernia of the liver.
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