splenoptosis

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splenoptosis

 [sple″nop-to´sis]
downward displacement of the spleen.

sple·nop·to·sis

, splenoptosia (splē'nop-tō'sis, -tō'sē-ă), In the diphthong pt, the p is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Downward displacement of the spleen, as in a floating spleen.
[spleno- + G. ptōsis, falling]

splenoptosis

/sple·nop·to·sis/ (sple″nop-to´sis) downward displacement of the spleen.

sple·nop·to·sis

, splenoptosia (splē'nop-tō'sis, -tō'sē-ă)
Downward displacement of the spleen, as in a floating spleen.
[spleno- + G. ptōsis, falling]

splenoptosis

backward displacement of the spleen.