serositis

[seer-oh-sahy-tis, -zahy-]

noun Pathology.

inflammation of a serous membrane.

Origin of serositis

< New Latin serōsītis; see serosa, -itis
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Medicine definitions for serositis

serositis

[sîr′ō-sītĭs]

n.

Inflammation of a serous membrane.
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