Medical Dictionary

proctoclysis

noun proc·toc·ly·sis \präk-ˈtäk-lə-səs\
plural proc·toc·ly·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of PROCTOCLYSIS

:  slow injection of large quantities of a fluid (as a solution of salt) into the rectum in supplementing the liquid intake of the body
April 01, 2015
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