Inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus.

* * *

peri·esoph·a·gi·tis or chiefly Brit peri·oe·soph·a·gi·tis -i-.säf-ə-'jīt-əs n inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus

* * *

peri·esoph·a·gi·tis (per″e-ə-sofґə-jiґtis) inflammation of the tissues around the esophagus.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • perioesophageal — perioesophageal, perioesophagitis chiefly Brit var of PERIESOPHAGEAL, PERIESOPHAGITIS …   Medical dictionary

  • warbles — war·bles (worґbəlz) 1. larvae of the flies Hypoderma bovis and H. lineatum. 2. cysts containing these larvae, especially on the backs of cattle near the spinal canal. 3. infection of cattle by these larvae, a type of larva migrans seen… …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”