localized peritonitis

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lo·cal·ized per·i·to·ni·tis

peritonitis confined to a demarcated region of the peritoneal cavity.
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localized peritonitis

Peritonitis confined to the area immediately surrounding an abscess, inflamed organ, or leak. Synonym: circumscribed peritonitis
See also: peritonitis
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