perihepatitis


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perihepatitis

 [per″ĭ-hep″ah-ti´tis]
inflammation of the peritoneal coat of the liver and the surrounding tissue.

per·i·hep·a·ti·tis

(per'i-hep'ă-tī'tis),
Inflammation of the serous, or peritoneal, covering of the liver.
[peri- + G. hēpar, liver, + -itis, inflammation]

per·i·hep·a·ti·tis

(per'i-hep'ă-tī'tis)
Inflammation of the serous, or peritoneal, covering of the liver.
[peri- + G. hēpar, liver, + -itis, inflammation]
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About 20-10% inoculated sacrificed and all the dead birds showed gross lesions of enlarged livers, fibrinous perihepatitis and pericarditis which was supported by histopathology.
The color of the liver was slightly changed to pale and fibrinopurulent covering perihepatitis was observed (Ibragimov et al., 1983; Bajwa et al., 1992; Saif et al., 2003).
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Anatomic Diagnosis.-- The diagnosis was: marked fatty changes of the liver; edema of the leptomeninges; moderately lessened "lipoid" of the suprarenal cortices; cholesterol deposits in the liver and kidneys; almost empty bowel; hypertrophy of the heart; passive hyperemia of the spleen, kidneys, liver and bowel; calcified tracheobronchial lymph glands; retention cysts of the left kidney; left focal fibrous pleuritis; fibrous localized perihepatitis; lessened colloid (atrophy) of the thyroid gland.
Occasionally, right-upper-quadrant pain suggestive of inflammation and adhesion formation in the liver capsule (perihepatitis or the Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome) can accompany PID [1].
coli were confirmed after postmortem examinations looking for gross lesions related to colibacillosis (airsacculitis, pericarditis, perihepatitis, peritonitis and/or cellulitis).
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