periaxillary

[ pĕr′ē-ăksə-lĕr′ē ]

adj.

Surrounding or adjacent to the armpit.

Nearby words

  1. periarteritis nodosa,
  2. periarthritis,
  3. periarticular,
  4. periarticular abscess,
  5. periastron,
  6. periblem,
  7. peribonca,
  8. peribronchial,
  9. peribronchiolar,
  10. peribronchiolitis


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