ventriculoperitoneal

adjective

ven·​tric·​u·​lo·​peri·​to·​ne·​al ven-ˌtrik-yə-lō-ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˈē-əl How to pronounce ventriculoperitoneal (audio)
: relating to or serving to communicate between a ventricle of the brain and the peritoneal cavity
a ventriculoperitoneal shunt

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“Ventriculoperitoneal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ventriculoperitoneal. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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