cecitis

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ce·ci·tis or chiefly Brit cae·ci·tis sē-'sīt-əs n inflammation of the cecum

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ce·ci·tis (se-siґtis) inflammation of the cecum; called also typhlitis.

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  • cecitis — inflamación del ciego Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • cecitis — US var. of CAECITIS. * * * sēˈsīd.ə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from cec + itis : inflammation of the cecum * * * caecitis or (N American) cecitis /sē sīˈtis/ noun Inflammation of the caecum • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • cecitis — ce·ci·tis …   English syllables

  • typhlitis — SYN: cecitis. * * * typh·li·tis tif līt əs n inflammation of the cecum * * * n. Obsolete inflammation of the caecum: formerly a common diagnosis of the condition now recognized as appendicitis. * * * typh·li·tis (tif liґtis) cecitis …   Medical dictionary

  • caecitis — n. (US cecitis) inflammation of the caecum. * * * caecitis or (N American) cecitis /sē sīˈtis/ noun Inflammation of the caecum • • • Main Entry: ↑caecum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Caecitis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31505 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|540.0 ICD9|540.9 ICD9|541 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = radio eMedicineTopic = 869 MeshID = D020345 Caecitis, also called typhlitis or typhlenteritis,… …   Wikipedia

  • ceco- — Prefijo que significa ciego : cecitis, cecoplicación. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

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  • Sign — Any abnormality that indicates a disease process, such as a change in appearance, sensation, or function, that is observed by a physician when evaluating a patient. * * * 1. Any abnormality indicative of disease, discoverable on examination of… …   Medical dictionary

  • typhlenteritis — SYN: cecitis …   Medical dictionary

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