vesiculitis


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vesiculitis

 [vĕ-sik″u-li´tis]
inflammation of a vesicle, especially a seminal vesicle.
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ve·sic·u·li·tis

(vĕ-sik'yū-lī'tis),
Inflammation of any vesicle; especially of a seminal vesicle.
[L. vesicula, vesicle, + G. -itis, inflammation]
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vesiculitis

(1) Seminal vesiculitis. 
(2) A term of waning use for inflammation of a “vesicle”—e.g., urinary bladder (cystitis), gallbladder (cholecystitis) or rarely of a vesicular lesion (vesicular inflammation).
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ve·sic·u·li·tis

(vĕ-sik'yū-lī'tis)
Inflammation of any vesicle, especially of a seminal vesicle.
[L. vesicula, vesicle, + G. -itis, inflammation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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One infection, associated with hematuria, was diagnosed as a prostatitis or seminal vesiculitis, and all but one of the remainder developed intrascrotally, at or near a vasectomy site, so that no culture material was available.