phlegmonous gastritis

n.

Gastritis marked by severe inflammation, chiefly of the submucous coat, with purulent infiltration of the stomach wall.

Nearby words

  1. phlegmasia alba dolens,
  2. phlegmasia cerulea dolens,
  3. phlegmatic,
  4. phlegmon,
  5. phlegmonous abscess,
  6. phlegmonous mastitis,
  7. phlegmy,
  8. phlm.,
  9. phloem,
  10. phloem necrosis


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