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intussuscipiens

noun in·tus·sus·cip·i·ens \ -ˈsip-ē-ˌenz \

medical Definition of intussuscipiens

plural intussuscipientes play \-ˌsip-ē-ˈen-(ˌ)tēz\
:the portion of the intestine that receives the intussusceptum in intussusception

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