pyelitis, pī-e-lī′tis, n. inflammation of the pelvis of the kidney—also Endonephritis.
pyelitis, tuberculosis, and latent otitis media occur with nervous children as with others and must not be overlooked.
pyelitis of the renal pelvis is not seldom met in pregnancy.
The kidneys were large, but no abscesses or pyelitis were present.
pyelitis py·e·li·tis (pī'ə-lī'tĭs)
Acute inflammation of the pelvis of the kidney, caused by bacterial infection.