adhesive pericarditis

n.

Pericarditis with adhesions between the two pericardial layers, between the pericardium and heart, or between the pericardium and neighboring structures.

Nearby words

  1. adhesive,
  2. adhesive absorbent dressing,
  3. adhesive bandage,
  4. adhesive binding,
  5. adhesive capsulitis,
  6. adhesive peritonitis,
  7. adhesive plaster,
  8. adhesive pleurisy,
  9. adhesive tape,
  10. adhesive vaginitis


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