anicteric hepatitis

viral hepatitis without jaundice.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • anicteric — Not icteric. * * * an·ic·ter·ic .an (.)ik ter ik adj not accompanied or characterized by jaundice <anicteric hepatitis> * * * an·ic·ter·ic (an″ik terґik) not associated with jaundice …   Medical dictionary

  • anicteric — adjective 1. without jaundice anicteric hepatitis • Pertains to noun: ↑icterus 2. not affected by jaundice • Similar to: ↑healthy …   Useful english dictionary

  • hepatitis — Inflammation of the liver, due usually to viral infection but sometimes to toxic agents. [hepat + itis] Previously endemic throughout much of the developing world, viral h. now ranks as a major public health problem in industrialized nations. The …   Medical dictionary

  • syndrome — The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, and constituting together the picture of the disease. SEE ALSO: disease. [G. s., a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn,… …   Medical dictionary

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