Synonyms for amniocentesis

Noun

1. amniocentesis, amnio, centesis, prenatal diagnosis
usage: (pregnancy) extraction by centesis of amniotic fluid from a pregnant woman (after the 15th week of pregnancy) to aid in the diagnosis of fetal abnormalities
WordNet 2.0 Copyright © 2003 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: amniocentesis (Dictionary)

Related Content

Synonyms Index