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lactobezoar

Pronunciation: lak'to-be'zor

Definition: A bezoar attributed to enriched calcium or casein content in some formulas prepared for premature infants.

Synonym(s): inspissated milk syndrome, milk bolus obstruction

[lacto- + bezoar]

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