typhlectasis

typhlectasis

 [tif-lek´tah-sis]
distention of the cecum.

typh·lec·ta·sis

(tif-lek'tă-sis),
Dilation of the cecum.
[G. typhlon, cecum, + ektasis, a stretching out]

typhlectasis

/typh·lec·ta·sis/ (tif-lek´tah-sis) distention of the cecum.

typhlectasis

An obsolete term for distension or dilation of the colon; it is not used in the working medical parlance.

typh·lec·ta·sis

(tif-lek'tă-sis)
Dilation of the cecum.
[G. typhlon, cecum, + ektasis, a stretching out]

typhlectasis

distention of the cecum.