Medical Dictionary

perityphlitis

play
noun peri·typh·li·tis \ˌper-ə-tif-ˈlīt-əs\

Medical Definition of perityphlitis

  1. :  inflammation of the connective tissue about the cecum and appendix :  appendicitis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up perityphlitis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!