pachypleuritis

[ păk′ē-plu-rītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the pleura with thickening of the membrane.

Nearby words

  1. pamela,
  2. pamir,
  3. pamiri,
  4. pamirs,
  5. pamlico sound,
  6. pampas,
  7. pampas grass,
  8. pampean,
  9. pampeluna,
  10. pamper


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