endometritis

[ en-doh-mi-trahy-tis ]
/ ˌɛn doʊ mɪˈtraɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the lining of the uterus.

Origin of endometritis

From New Latin, dating back to 1870–75; see origin at endometrium, -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for endometritis

endometritis

/ (ˌɛndəʊmɪˈtraɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the endometrium, which is caused by infection, as by bacteria, foreign bodies, etc
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Medicine definitions for endometritis

endometritis

[ ĕn′dō-mĭ-trītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the endometrium.
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