pneumatosis

noun
pneu·​ma·​to·​sis | \ ˌn(y)ü-mə-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce pneumatosis (audio) \
plural pneumatoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce pneumatosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of pneumatosis

: the presence of air or gas in abnormal places in the body

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“Pneumatosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pneumatosis. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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