TITLE

cystorrhexis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p526
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "cystorrhexis" is presented. Cystorrhexis refers to the rupture of the bladder. The term originated from the word "rhexis" which means rupture. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided
ACCESSION #
21224725

 

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