paraproctitis


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par·a·proc·ti·tis

(par'ă-prok-tī'tis),
Inflammation of the cellular tissue surrounding the rectum.
[para- + G. prōktos, anus, + -itis, inflammation]
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paraproctitis

(păr″ă-prŏk-tī′tĭs) [Gr. para, beside, + proktos, anus, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the tissues near the rectum.
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