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peritoneocentesis

noun peri·to·neo·cen·te·sis \ ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˌē-ō-ˌsen-ˈtē-səs \

medical Definition of peritoneocentesis

plural peritoneocenteses play \-ˌsēz\
:surgical puncture of the peritoneal cavity to obtain fluid

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