Medical Dictionary

perinephritis

noun peri·ne·phri·tis \ -ni-ˈfrīt-əs \

medical Definition of perinephritis

plural perinephritides play \-ˈfrit-ə-ˌdēz\
: inflammation of the tissues surrounding the kidney

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