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pneumatosis

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noun pneu·ma·to·sis \ˌn(y)ü-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of pneumatosis

plural pneumatoses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the presence of air or gas in abnormal places in the body




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