Abdominoschisis

Dr Daniel J Bell and Radswiki et al.

Abdominoschisis (plural: abdominoschises) refers to a split or defect in the abdominal wall. Some authors use the term synonymously with a gastroschisis. When the defect continues into the thoracic region it is termed a thoracoabdominoschisis. A large abdominoschisis is considered part of the limb body wall complex 2.

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rID: 15538
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Abdominoschises

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