perivisceritis

[pĕr′ə-vĭs′ə-rītĭs]

n.

Inflammation of the tissues surrounding a viscus.

Nearby words

  1. perivaginitis,
  2. perivascular fibrous capsule,
  3. perivasculitis,
  4. perivesical,
  5. perivisceral,
  6. periwig,
  7. periwig chair,
  8. periwinkle,
  9. perjink,
  10. perjure


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