Abdominocentesis meaning

ăb-dŏm′ə-nō-sĕn-tē sĭs
Surgical puncture of the abdomen by a needle to withdraw fluid; abdominal paracentesis.
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(surgery) Extraction of peritoneal fluid from the abdomen for evaluation, using a trocar.
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Origin of abdominocentesis

  • abdomino- (abdomen-) +‎ -centesis (-puncture)

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