chyloperitoneum

noun
chy·​lo·​peri·​to·​ne·​um | \ -ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˈē-əm How to pronounce chyloperitoneum (audio) \
plural chyloperitoneums or chyloperitonea\ -​ˈē-​ə How to pronounce chyloperitoneum (audio) \

Medical Definition of chyloperitoneum

: the presence of chyle in the peritoneal cavity

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“Chyloperitoneum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chyloperitoneum. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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