perityphlitis definition

  • noun:
    • infection of connective structure round the caecum
    • Irritation regarding the connective tissue about the cæcum.
    • swelling associated with the cæcum, appendix, and connective structure behind the cæcum.
    • Inflammation of the peritoneum covering the cæcum and appendix.

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