noun[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the endometrium.
- 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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