Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Strangulated

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

strangulated

1. (Science: medicine) Having the circulation stopped by compression; attended with arrest or obstruction of circulation, caused by constriction or compression; as, a strangulated hernia.

2. (Science: botany) Contracted at irregular intervals, if tied with a ligature; constricted. Strangulated hernia.

(Science: medicine) See hernia.