TITLE

lipostomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1255
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "lipostomy" is presented. It refers to the congenital absence or extreme smallness of the mouth. The term originated from the words "leipein" which means to fail and "stoma" which means mouth. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234298

 

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