[ prok-tahy-tis ]
/ prɒkˈtaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the rectum and anus.

Origin of proctitis

proct- + -itis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for proctitis


[ prŏk-tītĭs ]


Inflammation of the rectum or anus.rectitis
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