megacystis


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megacystis

 
an abnormally enlarged urinary bladder; called also megabladder and megalocystis.

meg·a·cys·tis

(meg'ă-sis'tis),
Pathologically large bladder in children.
Synonym(s): megalocystis
[mega- + kystis, bladder]

megacystis

/mega·cys·tis/ (meg″ah-sis´tis) an abnormally enlarged urinary bladder.

megacystis

an abnormally enlarged urinary bladder. Also called megabladder, megalocystis.

megacystis

Enlargement of the urinary bladder. Megacystis is a characteristic finding in Berdon syndrome (megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome).

meg·a·cys·tis

(meg'ă-sis'tis)
Pathologically large bladder in children.
Synonym(s): megabladder, megalocystis.
[mega- + kystis, bladder]
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