oesophagocele

oesophagocele

An older term for oesophageal diverticulum.

e·soph·a·go·cele

(ĕ-sof'ă-gō-sēl)
Protrusion of the mucous membrane of the esophagus through a tear in the muscular coat.
Synonym(s): oesophagocele.
[esophagus + G. kēlē, hernia]
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