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(rŭp′chŭr )

[L. ruptura, breaking]

1. A tearing apart of an organ or tissue.
2. A colloquial term for a hernia.
SEE: hernia.

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Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Rupture." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/753102/all/effort_rupture_of_the_esophagus.
Rupture. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/753102/all/effort_rupture_of_the_esophagus. Accessed June 16, 2019.
Rupture. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/753102/all/effort_rupture_of_the_esophagus
Rupture [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 16]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/753102/all/effort_rupture_of_the_esophagus.
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