periesophagitis

noun
peri·​esoph·​a·​gi·​tis
variants: or chiefly British perioesophagitis \ -​i-​ˌsäf-​ə-​ˈjīt-​əs How to pronounce periesophagitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of periesophagitis

: inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus

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“Periesophagitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/periesophagitis. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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