foreign body

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Translations

foreign body

n (frm) → corpo estraneo
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It replaced the former Latin expression corpus alienum intraabdominalis (3).
INTRODUCTION:--A foreign body (Latin: corpus alienum) is any object originating outside the body.
Misplaced hysteroscopic sterilization micro-insert in the peritoneal cavity: A corpus alienum