intussusceptum

noun
in·​tus·​sus·​cep·​tum | \ -ˈsep-təm How to pronounce intussusceptum (audio) \
plural intussuscepta\ -​tə How to pronounce intussuscepta (audio) \

Medical Definition of intussusceptum

: the portion of the intestine that passes into another portion in intussusception

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“Intussusceptum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/intussusceptum. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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