proctoptosis

proctoptosis

 [prok″top-to´sis]
prolapse of the rectum.
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proc·top·to·si·a

, proctoptosis (prok'top-tō'sē-ă, -tō'sis),
Prolapse of the rectum and anus.
[procto- + G. ptōsis, a falling]
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proc·top·to·si·a

, proctoptosis (prok'top-tō'sē-ă, -tō'sis)
Prolapse of the rectum and anus.
[procto- + G. ptōsis, a falling]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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