colpitis


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col·pi·tis

 (kŏl-pī′tĭs)
n.

[Greek kolpos, vagina + -itis.]

colpitis

(kɒlˈpaɪtɪs)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) pathol another name for vaginitis
[C19: from Greek kolpos bosom, womb, vagina + -itis]

vag•i•ni•tis

(ˌvædʒ əˈnaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the vagina.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.colpitis - inflammation of the vagina
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

col·pi·tis

n. colpitis, vaginitis, infl. de la vagina.
References in periodicals archive ?
Obscuring inflammation was the most important factor for unsatisfactory smears in relation to age, in which atrophic colpitis may be an important determinant.
Povidone Iodine Suppository: for treatment of moniliasis colpitis, bacterial colpitis, and hemorrhoids; -- Gabexate Mesylate Injection: for treatment of acute pancreatitis and acute hemorrhagic necrosis of the pancreas; -- Ciclopirox Ointment: for treatment of superficial fungal infection, such as Tinea manuum and Tinea pedis; -- Ciclopirox Olamine Vaginal Suppositories: for treatment of moniliasis, or mycotic colitis.
Ofloxacin Suppositories have been approved for the treatment for bactericidal colpitis, and Ofloxacin Gels have been approved for the treatment for bactericidal injection.