exenteritis

[ ĕk-sĕn′tə-rītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the peritoneal covering of the intestine.

Nearby words

  1. exempt carrier,
  2. exemption,
  3. exencephaly,
  4. exenterate,
  5. exenteration,
  6. exequatur,
  7. exequies,
  8. exequy,
  9. exercise,
  10. exercise ball


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