TITLE

lochiometra

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1264
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition for the medical term lochiometra is presented. Lociometra refers to the retention of lochia or bodily fluids in the uterus. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234428

 

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