1. ascites

noun. accumulation of serous fluid in peritoneal cavity.

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Sentences with ascites


1. Noun, plural
Conditions that impede blood flow from the liver to the heart or through the right heart can lead to PHT and ascites.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
If you have a severe liver condition such as hepatitis or cirrhosis, ascites develops from the combination of low levels of a liver protein called albumin and abnormally high pressure in the blood vessels that supply your liver.

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