pericolonitis


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pericolitis

 [per″ĭ-ko-li´tis]
inflammation around the colon, especially of its peritoneal coat.
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·co·li·tis

(per'i-kō-lī'tis),
Inflammation of the connective tissue or peritoneum surrounding the colon.
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