paromphalocele

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paromphalocele par·om·phal·o·cele (pār'ŏm-fāl'ə-sēl', -ŏm'fə-lō-)
n.

  1. A tumor near the navel.

  2. A hernia through a defect in the abdominal wall near the navel.

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