endoappendicitis

[ ĕn′dō-ə-pĕn′dĭ-sītĭs ]

n.

Simple catarrhal inflammation limited to the mucosal surface of the vermiform appendix.

Nearby words

  1. endnote,
  2. endo-,
  3. endoaneurysmoplasty,
  4. endoaneurysmorrhaphy,
  5. endoangiitis,
  6. endoarteritis,
  7. endobiotic,
  8. endoblast,
  9. endobronchial tube,
  10. endocardial


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