TITLE

pyopneumocholecystitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1829
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pyopneumocholecystitis" is presented. It refers to a disease in which there is distention of the gallbladder due to air and pus. This also results in inflammation of the gallbladder.
ACCESSION #
21243093

 

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