periurethritis

[ pĕr′ē-yur′ĭ-thrītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the tissues surrounding the urethra.

Nearby words

  1. peritrichal,
  2. peritrichate,
  3. peritrichous,
  4. peritubular contractile cell,
  5. periureteritis,
  6. periuterine,
  7. perivaginitis,
  8. perivascular fibrous capsule,
  9. perivasculitis,
  10. perivesical


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