SYN: ectopic pregnancy. [para- + G. kyesis, pregnancy]

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  • paracyesis — “+ noun (plural paracyeses) Etymology: New Latin, from para (I) + cyesis : extrauterine pregnancy * * * /par euh suy ee sis/, n., pl. paracyeses / seez/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • paracyesis — /par euh suy ee sis/, n., pl. paracyeses / seez/. Med. See ectopic pregnancy. [1815 25; PARA 1 + CYESIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • paracyesis — para·cyesis …   English syllables

  • 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

  • παρακύηση — η ιατρ. ανάπτυξη γονιμοποιημένου ωαρίου έξω από τη μήτρα, εξωμήτρια κύηση. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. paracyesis < παρ(α) * + κύησις] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • paracystitis — “+ noun (plural paracystitides) Etymology: New Latin, from paracystium + itis : inflammation of the connective tissue about the bladder * * * /par euh si stuy tis/, n. Pathol. inflammation of the connective tissue around the urinary bladder.… …   Useful english dictionary

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