pericolitis

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pericolitis per·i·co·li·tis (pěr'ĭ-kə-lī'tĭs) or per·i·co·lon·i·tis (-kō'lə-nī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the connective tissue or of the peritoneum surrounding the colon. Also called serocolitis.

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