serofibrinous pericarditis


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serofibrinous pericarditis

[-fī′brinəs]
Etymology: L, serum, whey, fibra, fibrin; Gk, peri, near, kardia, heart, itis, inflammation
a form of fibrinous pericarditis marked by a serous exudate.

serofibrinous pericarditis

Pericarditis in which there is a considerable quantity of serous exudate but little fibrin.
See also: pericarditis
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