metrophlebitis

[ mē′trō-flĭ-bītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the uterine veins, usually following childbirth.

Nearby words

  1. metronymic,
  2. metroparalysis,
  3. metropathia hemorrhagica,
  4. metropathy,
  5. metroperitonitis,
  6. metroplasty,
  7. metroplex,
  8. metropolis,
  9. metropolitan,
  10. metropolitan county


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