omentitis

[ ō′mĕn-tītĭs ]

n.

Peritonitis involving the omentum.

Nearby words

  1. omenn's syndrome,
  2. omental,
  3. omental bursa,
  4. omental graft,
  5. omentectomy,
  6. omento-,
  7. omentopexy,
  8. omentoplasty,
  9. omentorrhaphy,
  10. omentulum


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