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Related to localized peritonitis: Acute peritonitis
peritonitis confined to a demarcated region of the peritoneal cavity.
Synonym(s): circumscribed peritonitis
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Peritonitis confined to the area immediately surrounding an abscess, inflamed organ, or leak. Synonym: circumscribed peritonitis
See also: peritonitis
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