portosystemic

adjective
por·to·sys·tem·ic | \ ˌpȯr-tō-sis-ˈtem-ik \

Medical Definition of portosystemic 

: connecting the hepatic portal system and the venous part of the systemic circulation management of hypertension in the hepatic portal system by portosystemic shunting diagnosis of spontaneous formation of a portosystemic shunt in chronic liver disease

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