Medical Dictionary


adj peri·um·bil·i·cal
\ˌper-ē-ˌəm-ˈbil-i-kəl, British usually -ˌəm-bə-ˈlī-kəl\

Medical Definition of PERIUMBILICAL

:  situated or occurring adjacent to the navel <pain was initially localized to the periumbilical region—A. S. Kochar>


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