perisigmoiditis

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perisigmoiditis

 [per″ĭ-sig″moi-di´tis]
inflammation of the peritoneum of the sigmoid flexure.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
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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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012