Medical Dictionary

cranioclasis

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noun cra·nio·cla·sis \ˌkrā-nē-ō-ˈklas-əs, -nē-ˈäk-lə-səs\

Medical Definition of cranioclasis

plural

cranioclases

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  1. :  the crushing of the fetal head during a difficult delivery


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