[ pŏs-thī′tĭs ]
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Inflammation of the prepuce.
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How to use posthitis in a sentence
Balano-posthitis is liable to result in local and general diphtheria; so are circumcision wounds.
Among the local causes lie mentions phimosis, paraphimosis, and balano-posthitis.History of Circumcision from the Earliest Times to the Present|Peter Charles Remondino