puerperal metritis

n.

Inflammation of the uterus following childbirth.lochiometritis

Nearby words

  1. puerility,
  2. puerpera,
  3. puerperal,
  4. puerperal eclampsia,
  5. puerperal fever,
  6. puerperal psychosis,
  7. puerperal septicemia,
  8. puerperal tetanus,
  9. puerperant,
  10. puerperium


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