Medical Dictionary

periesophagitis

noun peri·esoph·a·gi·tis
variants: or chiefly British perioesophagitis play \-i-ˌsäf-ə-ˈjīt-əs\

medical Definition of periesophagitis

:inflammation of the tissues surrounding the esophagus

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