appendicitis definition

  • noun:
    • swelling associated with the vermiform appendix.
    • irritation associated with vermiform appendix
    • infection associated with the vermiform appendix.
    • In pathology, swelling for the vermiformappendix (which see, under appendix).
    • In pathology, infection regarding the vermiform appendix (which see, under appendix).
    • irritation regarding the vermiform appendix

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