TITLE

pneumoperitonitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1699
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "pneumoperitonitis" is presented. Pneumoperitonitis refers to peritonitis with gas accumulation. Its synonym is pneumonoperitonitis. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21241352

 

Related Articles

  • peritonism.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1638 

    A definition of the medical term "peritonism" is presented. Peritonism refers to a condition of having the clinical signs of shock and peritonitis. Its symptoms are similar to peritonitis but without actual inflammatory process, due instead to functional disease. The definition is from the...

  • peritonitic.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1638 

    A definition of the medical term "peritonitic" is presented. Peritonitic refers to being affected with or concerning peritonitis. The term originated from the Greek term itis which means inflammation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • Concato's disease.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p463 

    A definition of the medical term "Concato's disease" is presented, which means polyserositis.

  • endoperitonitis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p707 

    A definition of the medical term "endoperitonitis" is presented. Endoperitonitis refers to an inflammation of the peritoneum. Peritonitis is derived from the word "peritonaion" which means peritoneum and "nitis" which denotes inflammation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic...

  • pneumoperitoneum.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1698 

    A definition of the medical term "pneumoperitoneum" is presented. Pneumoperitoneum is a condition in which air or gas collects in the peritoneal cavity. This may occur catastrophically when internal organs rupture. It can also refer to air or gas that has been injected into the peritoneal cavity...

  • hematoperitoneum.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p956 

    A definition of the medical term "hematoperitoneum" is presented, which means hemoperitoneum.

  • omentitis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1517 

    A definition of the medical term "omentitis" is presented. The term refers to inflammation of the omentum. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • omentovolvulus.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1517 

    A definition of the medical term "omentovolvulus " is presented. The term refers to the twisting of the omentum. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • perienteritis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1629 

    A definition of the medical term "perienteritis" is presented. Perienteritis refers to the inflammation of the intestinal peritoneum. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics