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visceromegaly

 [vis″er-o-meg´ah-le]
enlargement of the viscera; called also organomegaly and splanchnomegaly.

vis·cer·o·meg·a·ly

(vis'ĕr-ō-meg'ă-lē),
Abnormal enlargement of the viscera, such as may be seen in acromegaly and other disorders.
[viscero- + G. megas, large]

organomegaly

/or·ga·no·meg·a·ly/ (or″gan-o-meg´ah-le) visceromegaly.

organomegaly

[-meg′əlē]
Etymology: Gk, organon, instrument, megas, large
abnormal enlargement of an organ, particularly an organ of the abdominal cavity.

organomegaly

Excess size of one or more organs.

organomegaly

An ↑ in the size of a particular organ

vis·cer·o·meg·a·ly

(vis'ĕr-ō-meg'ă-lē)
Abnormal enlargement of the viscera, such as may be seen in acromegaly and other disorders.
Synonym(s): organomegaly, splanchnomegaly.
[viscero- + G. megas, large]

organomegaly

enlargement of a viscus; visceromegaly.
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