periesophagitis

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periesophagitis

 [per″e-e-sof″ah-ji´tis]
inflammation of the tissues around the esophagus.
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per·i·e·soph·a·gi·tis

(per'ē-ē-sof'ă-jī'tis),
Inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus.
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per·i·e·soph·a·gi·tis

(per'ē-ĕ-sof'ă-jī'tis)
Inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus.
Synonym(s): perioesophagitis.
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It has been suggested that the risk of pneumothorax is increased by patient age, re-operation, size of the hiatus hernia, severity of perioesophagitis and experience of the operator (6,7,9).