periureteritis

periureteritis

 [per″ĭ-u-re″ter-i´tis]
inflammation of tissues around the ureter.
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per·i·u·re·ter·i·tis

(per'ē-yū'rē-ter-ī'tis),
Inflammation of the tissues surrounding a ureter.
[peri- + ureter + G. -itis, inflammation]
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per·i·u·re·ter·i·tis

(per'ē-yū-rē'tĕr-ī'tis)
Inflammation of the tissues about a ureter.
[peri- + ureter + G. -itis, inflammation]
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References in periodicals archive ?
A variety of terms have been used to describe the disorder, including Ormond's disease, periureteritis fibrosa, periureteritis plastica, chronic periureteritis, sclerosing retroperitoneal granuloma, and fibrous retroperitonitis.
This disorder was initially called Ormond disease or syndrome [6], but other names used include periureteritis fibrosa, periureteritis plastica, chronic periureteritis, sclerosing retroperitoneal granuloma, and fibrous retroperitonitis.
Quirk said a urinalysis showing many white cells but no bacteria may reinforce the diagnosis of appendicitis in a pregnant woman, because periureteritis can develop over the right ureter.