- inflammation of the lining of the uterus.
Origin of endometritis
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The causes of the hmorrhage may be certain forms of endometritis.
This condition is more likely to cause abortion than endometritis alone.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation
Certain menstrual troubles of women and also endometritis yield rapidly to electrolysis with a zinc anode.
A diphtheritic conjunctivitis, enteritis, cystitis, and endometritis are recognized.
- inflammation of the endometrium, which is caused by infection, as by bacteria, foreign bodies, etc
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- Inflammation of the endometrium.
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