perihepatitis


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perihepatitis

[¦per·ē‚hep·ə′tīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the peritoneum and tissues surrounding the liver.
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fallopian tube inflammation), * It is estimated pelvic inflammatory that up to 40% of disease, women with an about infertility, preterm untreated infection rupture of membranes will develop pelvic during pregnancy inflammatory disease ('waters breaking' (PID) and that one too soon), in four women with perihepatitis PID will develop (inflammation of the infertility.
We should recognize, however, that gonorrhea also can cause prominent extra-pelvic findings, such as severe pharyngitis (in patients who practice orogenital intercourse) and perihepatitis (Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome).
La colibacilosis es un sindrome complejo caracterizado por lesiones multiorganicas, tales como aerosaculitis asociada a pericarditis, perihepatitis y peritonitis, que resulta en alta morbilidad y mortalidad (Jansen et al.
The first case of gonococcal perihepatitis in a male was reported by Kimball and Knee in 1970 (6).
About 20-10% inoculated sacrificed and all the dead birds showed gross lesions of enlarged livers, fibrinous perihepatitis and pericarditis which was supported by histopathology.
The color of the liver was slightly changed to pale and fibrinopurulent covering perihepatitis was observed (Ibragimov et al.