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decubitus

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noun de·cu·bi·tus \-bət-əs\

Medical Definition of decubitus

plural

decubiti

\-bət-ˌī, -ˌē\play play
  1. 1:  a position assumed in lying down the dorsal decubitus

  2. 2a:  ulcerb:  bedsore

  3. 3:  prolonged lying down (as in bed)


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