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Cruveilhier-Baumgarten syndrome

Pronunciation: kru-val-ya' bahm'gar-ten

Definition: cirrhosis of the liver with patent umbilical or paraumbilical veins and varicose periumbilical veins (caput medusae).

Synonym(s): Cruveilhier-Baumgarten disease

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