Enterocoele - definition of enterocoele by The Free Dictionary
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The coelom formed from a pocketlike outgrowth of the wall of the archenteron, especially in echinoderms and chordates.
(Zoology) a body cavity formed from an outgrowth of the archenteron wall
or en•ter•o•coel (ˈɛn tər əˌsil)
a body cavity formed from an outpocketing of the archenteron, typical of echinoderms and chordates.
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This can be due to Hirschsprung's disease (usually young children), intussusception or an enterocoele, which may follow hysterectomy.
Hirschsprung's disease, an enterocoele and intussusception require surgical treatment.
the body cavity formed from an outpocketing of the archenteron (a primitive digestive cavity), especially typical of echinoderms and chordates [RHD].