periprostatitis

[ pĕr′ə-prŏs′tə-tītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the tissues surrounding the prostate.

Nearby words

  1. periphyton,
  2. periplasm,
  3. periporitis,
  4. periproct,
  5. periproctitis,
  6. peripteral,
  7. periptery,
  8. peripylephlebitis,
  9. perique,
  10. perirectitis


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