dry pleurisy


Pleurisy characterized by a fibrinous exudation, resulting in adhesion between the opposing surfaces of the pleura.adhesive pleurisy fibrinous pleurisy plastic pleurisy

Nearby words

  1. dry mounting,
  2. dry nurse,
  3. dry offset,
  4. dry out,
  5. dry plate,
  6. dry point,
  7. dry puddling,
  8. dry rale,
  9. dry riser,
  10. dry rot

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