pachypleuritis

pachypleuritis

 [pak″e-ploo͡-ri´tis]

pach·y·pleu·ri·tis

(pak'ē-plū-rī'tis),
Obsolete term for inflammation of the pleura with thickening of the membrane.
Synonym(s): productive pleurisy
[pachy- + pleura + G. -itis, inflammation]

pachypleuritis

/pachy·pleu·ri·tis/ (-pldbobr-ri´tis)

pachypleuritis

[-ploo͡rī′tis]
an inflammation and thickening of the pleural membranes.

pachypleuritis

Induration or sclerosis of the pleura; the modern translation of this term might be fibrous mesothelioma.

pach·y·pleu·ri·tis

(pak'ē-plū-rī'tis)
Inflammation of the pleura with thickening of the membrane.
[pachy- + pleura + G. -itis, inflammation]

pachypleuritis

fibrothorax.
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