hymenitis

[hī′mə-nītĭs]

n.

An inflammation of the hymen.

Nearby words

  1. hyman,
  2. hymen,
  3. hymenal caruncle,
  4. hymeneal,
  5. hymenectomy,
  6. hymenium,
  7. hymeno-,
  8. hymenology,
  9. hymenophore,
  10. hymenoplasty


The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.