aseptic peritonitis


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Related to aseptic peritonitis: septic peritonitis

aseptic peritonitis

Peritonitis due to causes other than bacterial, fungal, or viral infection (e.g., trauma, presence of chemicals produced naturally or introduced into the cavity, or irradiation).
See also: peritonitis
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