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metritis

 [me-tri´tis]
inflammation of the uterus.
metritis dis´secans metritis with necrosis of portions of the uterine wall.
puerperal metritis infection of the uterus of the puerperal woman.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

me·tri·tis

(mĕ-trī'tis),
Inflammation of the uterus.
[G. mētra, uterus, + -itis, inflammation]
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metritis

(mĭ-trī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uterus.
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me·tri·tis

(mĕ-trī'tis)
Inflammation of the uterus.
[G. mētra, uterus, + -itis, inflammation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

metritis

Inflammation of the womb (uterus), strictly involving both the muscle (MYOMETRIUM) and the lining (ENDOMETRIUM).
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