polyserositis

[ pŏl′ē-sîr′ō-sītĭs ]

n.

Chronic inflammation of several serous membranes with effusions in serous cavities resulting in fibrous thickening of the serosa and constrictive pericarditis.Concato's disease

Nearby words

  1. polyribosome,
  2. polysaccharide,
  3. polysemous,
  4. polysemy,
  5. polysepalous,
  6. polysinusitis,
  7. polysome,
  8. polysomia,
  9. polysomic,
  10. polysomnogram


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