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


  1. inflammation of the endometrium, which is caused by infection, as by bacteria, foreign bodies, etc
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endometritis in Medicine


  1. Inflammation of the endometrium.
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