hepatomegaly


he·pa·to·meg·a·ly

noun \ˌhe-pə-tō-ˈme-gə-lē, hi-ˌpa-tə-ˈme-\
plural he·pa·to·meg·a·lies

Definition of HEPATOMEGALY

:  enlargement of the liver

First Known Use of HEPATOMEGALY

circa 1901

he·pa·to·meg·a·ly

noun \ˌhep-ət-ō-ˈmeg-ə-lē, hi-ˌpat-ə-ˈmeg-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural he·pa·to·meg·a·lies

Medical Definition of HEPATOMEGALY

: enlargement of the liver
he·pa·to·meg·a·lic \-ˈmeg-ə-lik\ adjective

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