chorioamnionitis definition

  • noun:
    • irritation of fetal membranes (amnion and chorion) because of a bacterial disease, most often associated with extended labour.
    • irritation associated with the fetal membranes (amnion and chorion) considering a bacterial illness, most often associated with prolonged labour.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "chorioamnionitis"
    • A 16-year study following nearly 400,000…
    • View More
  • Medical Dictionary for "chorioamnionitis"
    • swelling of chorion as well as…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define chorioamnionitis?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!