eccyesis

eccyesis
SYN: ectopic pregnancy. [G. ek, out, + kyesis, pregnancy]

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ec·cy·e·sis (ek″si-eґsis) [Gr. ek out + -cyesis] ectopic pregnancy.

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  • eccyesis — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pregnancy — The state of carrying a developing embryo or fetus within the female body. This condition can be indicated by positive results on an over the counter urine test, and confirmed through a blood test, ultrasound, detection of fetal heartbeat, or an… …   Medical dictionary

  • abdominal pregnancy — noun ectopic pregnancy in the abdominal cavity • Hypernyms: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • ectopic gestation — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation …   Useful english dictionary

  • ectopic pregnancy — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation …   Useful english dictionary

  • extrauterine gestation — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • extrauterine pregnancy — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • metacyesis — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑g …   Useful english dictionary

  • ovarian pregnancy — noun ectopic pregnancy in the ovary • Hypernyms: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • tubal pregnancy — noun ectopic pregnancy in a Fallopian tube • Hypernyms: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis …   Useful english dictionary

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