hypogastrium

noun
hy·​po·​gas·​tri·​um | \ ˌhī-pə-ˈgas-trē-əm How to pronounce hypogastrium (audio) \
plural hypogastria\ -​trē-​ə How to pronounce hypogastria (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypogastrium

: the hypogastric region of the abdomen

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