perisigmoiditis

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perisigmoiditis

 [per″ĭ-sig″moi-di´tis]
inflammation of the peritoneum of the sigmoid flexure.

per·i·sig·moi·di·tis

(per'i-sig'moy-dī'tis),
Inflammation of the connective tissues surrounding the sigmoid flexure, giving rise to symptoms, referable to the left iliac fossa, similar to those of perityphlitis in the right iliac fossa.

per·i·sig·moid·i·tis

(per'i-sig'moy-dī'tis)
Inflammation of the connective tissues surrounding the sigmoid flexure, giving rise to symptoms, referable to the left iliac fossa, similar to those of perityphlitis in the right iliac fossa.