pyelitis

noun
py·eli·tis | \ ˌpī-ə-ˈlī-təs \

Definition of pyelitis 

: inflammation of the lining of the renal pelvis

First Known Use of pyelitis

1839, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pyelitis

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pyelitis

noun
py·eli·tis | \ ˌpī-ə-ˈlīt-əs \

Medical Definition of pyelitis 

: inflammation of the lining of the renal pelvis of a kidney

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