hepatoptosis


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Related to hepatoptosis: hepatomalacia, normosmic

hep·a·to·pto·sis

(hep'ă-tō-tō'sis, tō-tō'sis), In the diphthong pt, the p is silent only at the beginning of a word.
A downward displacement of the liver.
Synonym(s): wandering liver
[hepato- + G. ptōsis, a falling]

hepatoptosia

, hepatoptosis (hĕp″ă-tŏp-tō′sē-ă) (-tō′sĭs) [″ + ptosis, a dropping]
A downward displacement of the liver.
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