Liver rounds | definition of liver rounds by Medical dictionary
A popular term for a regular—hence the term ‘rounds’—social function at a teaching hospital in which there is food, beer and/or other inebriants—hence, ‘liver’
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liver rounds A popular term for a regular social function in which there is beer and/or other inebriants–hence, 'liver', and comestibles. Cf Grand rounds.
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One of my fondest memories of being a medical student in London was the weekly Liver Rounds
conducted by one of our professors at a pub called The Faltering Fullback.