peritonæum

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peritonæum (plural peritonæums or peritonæa)

  1. Alternative form of peritoneum.
    • 1856, Jones Quain, Elements of Anatomy, Walton and Maberly; sixth edition, Volume III., page #336:
      This surface of the bladder may be punctured above the pubes without wounding the peritonæum.