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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Prolapse" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Prolapse
Prolapse is a condition where organs, such as the uterus, fall down or slip out of place. - See link

 

Prolapse in Spanish is Prolapso
En el ámbito de la medicina se denomina prolapso (literalmente del latín prolabi: 'desplazarse de su sitio') al desplazamiento de órganos, como por ejemplo del útero de manera que desciendan o se salgan de su ubicación natural. El término se utiliza por ejemplo para hacer referencia a órganos que se asoman por la vagina o el recto. También se emplea para designar la falta de alineación de las válvulas del corazón, como en el prolapso de la válvula mitral. A veces a una hernia de disco se le suele llamar "prolapso de disco". - See link

 

More information about Prolapse in other websites
Definition of Prolapse in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Prolapse in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Prolapse - See link.
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