hydropericarditis

[ hī′drō-pĕr′ĭ-kär-dītĭs ]

n.

Pericarditis accompanied by an effusion of serous fluid into the pericardial cavity.

Nearby words

  1. hydronitrogen,
  2. hydronium ion,
  3. hydropac,
  4. hydropathic,
  5. hydropathy,
  6. hydropericardium,
  7. hydroperitoneum,
  8. hydroperoxide,
  9. hydrophane,
  10. hydrophanous


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