Splenomegalia

splenomegaly

[splee-nuh-meg-uh-lee, splen-uh-]
noun Pathology.
enlargement of the spleen.
Also, splenomegalia [splee-noh-muh-gey-lee-uh, -geyl-yuh, splen-oh-] .


Origin:
1895–1900; spleno- + -megaly

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splenomegaly (ˌspliːnəʊˈmɛɡəlɪ)
 
n
pathol abnormal enlargement of the spleen
 
[C20: from Greek splēno-, from splēnspleen + megalo-, from megas large + -y³]

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splenomegaly sple·no·meg·a·ly (splē'nō-měg'ə-lē, splěn'ō-)
n.
Enlargement of the spleen. Also called megalosplenia.

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