pectenitis

pectenitis

 [pek″tĕ-ni´tis]
inflammation of the pecten of the anus.

pec·ten·i·tis

(pek'ten-ī'tis),
Inflammation of the sphincter ani.
[L. pecten, a comb, + G. -itis, inflammation]

pectenitis

[pek′tənī′tis]
an inflammation of the anal canal, causing interference with the anal sphincter muscle.

pec·ten·i·tis

(pek'ten-ī'tis)
Inflammation of the anal sphincter.
[L. pecten, a comb, + G. -itis, inflammation]

pectenitis (pekˈ·t·nīˑ·tis),

n an inflammatory condition of the anal canal; hinders the activity of the anal sphincter muscle.

pectenitis

inflammation of the pecten of the anus.
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The ophthalmic diagnoses were anterior uveitis, ocular hypertension, and suspect pectenitis OS, along with retinitis OD.
Because of anterior uveitis and suspect pectenitis OS, as well as retinitis OD, treatment with 1% diclofenac (one drop OU q8-12h) and meloxicam (0.