pseudomegacolon

noun
pseu·do·mega·co·lon | \-ˈmeg-ə-ˌkō-lən \

Medical Definition of pseudomegacolon 

: abnormal dilatation of the colon occurring in adults pseudomegacolon resulting from chronic constipation

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