aerocele

noun
aero·​cele | \ ˈa(-ə)r-ō-ˌsēl, ˈe(-ə)r- How to pronounce aerocele (audio) \

Medical Definition of aerocele

: a cavity or pouch swollen with gas (as air) an intracranial aerocele

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“Aerocele.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aerocele. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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