Dictionary   FastHealth  Email This!



npl  -ne*ums  or  -nea   1  :  an abnormal state characterized by the presence of gas (as air) in the peritoneal cavity  2  :  the induction of pneumoperitoneum as a therapeutic measure or as an aid to roentgenography .

Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.  © 1997-2004.



St. Mary's Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinics (Cottonwood, Idaho - Idaho County)