perisplenitis

noun
peri·​sple·​ni·​tis | \ -spli-ˈnīt-əs How to pronounce perisplenitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of perisplenitis

: inflammation of the tissues surrounding the spleen

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“Perisplenitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/perisplenitis. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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