periappendicitis


periappendicitis
Inflammation of the tissue surrounding the vermiform appendix. SYN: para- appendicitis.
- p. decidualis the presence of decidual cells in the peritoneum of the vermiform appendix in cases of right tubal pregnancy with adhesions between the fallopian tube and the appendix.

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peri·ap·pen·di·ci·tis (per″e-ə-pen″dĭ-siґtis) [peri- + appendic- + -itis] inflammation of the tissues around the vermiform appendix.

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  • periappendicitis decidualis — a condition in tubal pregnancy in which, because of adhesions between the appendix and the fallopian tube, decidual cells are present on the peritoneum of the appendix …   Medical dictionary

  • периаппендицит — (periappendicitis; пери + анат. appendix vermiformis червеобразный отросток + ит) воспаление брюшины, покрывающей червеобразный отросток; обусловливает спаечный процесс при аппендиците …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Периаппендици́т — (periappendicitis; Пери + анат. appendix vermiformis червеобразный отросток + ит) воспаление брюшины, покрывающей червеобразный отросток; обусловливает спаечный процесс при аппендиците …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • Appendicitis — Classification and external resources An acutely inflamed and enlarged appendix, sliced lengthwise. ICD 10 K …   Wikipedia

  • para-appendicitis — SYN: periappendicitis. * * * para ap·pen·di·ci·tis (par″ə ə pen″dĭ siґtis) periappendicitis …   Medical dictionary


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