Words nearby pleurisy
Origin of pleurisy
OTHER WORDS FROM pleurisypleu·rit·ic [ploo-rit-ik] /plʊˈrɪt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for pleuritic
Collect a quantity of pleuritic effusion, if such is present, in a pipette for further examination later.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique|John William Henry Eyre
Pleuritic complications may cause pain, but this feature is best aided and permanently relieved by fresh air also.
The third was an Invalid, who had been admitted for a pleuritic Complaint, which he had got the better of.
He lost flesh, became subject to intermittent attacks of fever and suffered from some pleuritic and pulmonic pains.Makers of Modern Medicine|James J. Walsh
It was decided to subject patients to open-air tests for pleuritic pains in the course of consumption.