noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1783 inflammation of the pericardium

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  • Pericarditis — Inflammation of the lining around the heart (the pericardium) causing chest pain and accumulation of fluid around the heart (pericardial * * * Inflammation of the pericardium. acute fibrinous p. the usual lesion of acute p. in which inflammation… …   Medical dictionary

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  • pericarditis — pericarditic /per i kahr dit ik/, adj. /per i kahr duy tis/, n. Pathol. inflammation of the pericardium. [1790 1800; PERICARD(IUM) + ITIS] * * * ▪ medical disorder       inflammation of the pericardium, the membranous sac that encloses the heart …   Universalium

  • pericarditis — n. acute or chronic inflammation of the membranous sac (pericardium) surrounding the heart. Pericarditis may be seen alone or as part of pancarditis (see endomyocarditis). It has numerous causes, including virus infections, uraemia, and cancer.… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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