faecalith


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Noun1.faecalith - a hard mass of fecal matterfaecalith - a hard mass of fecal matter    
mass - a body of matter without definite shape; "a huge ice mass"
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Perforated Meckel's diverticulum in an adult due to faecalith: a case report and review of literature.
(2) Despite the fact that the underlying mechanism of acute appendicitis has yet to be fully elucidated, it is presumed that luminal obstruction by an internal or external compression such as faecalith or lymphoid hyperplasia, respectively, is the key point in pathogenesis.
Bailey et al., "Appendiceal faecaliths are associated with right iliac fossa pain," Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, vol.