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phimosis

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noun phi·mo·sis \fī-ˈmō-səs, fi-\

Medical Definition of phimosis

plural phimoses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  tightness or constriction of the orifice of the foreskin arising either congenitally or postnatally (as from balanoposthitis) and preventing retraction of the foreskin over the glans




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