perinephritis

noun
peri·​ne·​phri·​tis | \ -ni-ˈfrīt-əs How to pronounce perinephritis (audio) \
plural perinephritides\ -​ˈfrit-​ə-​ˌdēz How to pronounce perinephritis (audio) \

Medical Definition of perinephritis

: inflammation of the tissues surrounding the kidney

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“Perinephritis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/perinephritis. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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