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thoracogastroschisis

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noun tho·ra·co·gas·tros·chi·sis \ ˌthō-rə-ˌkō-gas-ˈträs-kə-səs \

medical Definition of thoracogastroschisis

plural thoracogastroschises play \-ˌsēz\ or thoracogastroschisises
:a congenital developmental defect in which the body wall fails to close properly along the midline of the front of the thorax and abdomen allowing protrusion of the viscera

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