omphalorrhexis

omphalorrhexis

 [om″fah-lo-rek´sis]
rupture of the umbilicus.
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om·pha·lor·rhex·is

(om'fă-lō-rek'sis),
Rupture of the umbilical cord during childbirth.
[omphalo- + G. rhēxis, rupture]
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omphalorrhexis

An obsolete term for rupture of the umbilical cord.
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om·pha·lor·rhex·is

(om'fă-lōr-ek'sis)
Rupture of the umbilical cord during childbirth.
[omphalo- + G. rhēxis, rupture]
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