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Medical Term:

rhegmatogenous

Pronunciation: reg'ma-toj'e-nus

Definition: Arising from a bursting or fractionating of an organ.

See: rhegmatogenous retinal detachment

[G. rhegma, breakage, + -gen, producing]

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