peritoneocentesis

noun
peri·​to·​neo·​cen·​te·​sis | \ ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˌē-ō-ˌsen-ˈtē-səs \
plural peritoneocenteses\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of peritoneocentesis

: surgical puncture of the peritoneal cavity to obtain fluid

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