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prolapse

Pronunciation: /ˈprəʊlæps/

Translation of prolapse in Spanish:

noun/nombre

u and c
  • prolapso (masculine) prolapse of the womb prolapso (masculine) de útero
    Example sentences
    • Videodefecography is specifically designed to evaluate evacuatory disorders such as rectal prolapse and rectocele.
    • Mechanical problems with colostomies include herniation, prolapse, and stenosis.
    • Other causes include rectal prolapse, diarrheal states, radiation injury to the rectum and overflow fecal incontinence secondary to impaction.

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