inflammation of tissues around the gallbladder.
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pericholecystitis(pĕr″ĭ-kō-lē-sĭs-tī′tĭs) [″ + ″ + kystis, a sac, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of tissues situated around the gallbladder.
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