Definition of endometritis in English:

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endometritis

Pronunciation: /ˌendōməˈtrīdəs/

noun

Medicine
Inflammation of the endometrium.
Example sentences
  • This can lead to the development of endometritis or pelvic inflammatory disease.
  • Cesarean delivery is associated with higher risks of complications, such as endometritis, hemorrhage, and thromboembolic disease.
  • In pregnant women, chlamydial infection is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes, including preterm delivery and postpartum endometritis.

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Syllabification: en·do·me·tri·tis

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