metritis

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me·tri·tis

 (mĭ-trī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uterus.

metritis

(mɪˈtraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the uterus

me•tri•tis

(mɪˈtraɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the uterus.
[1835–45; < Greek mḗtr(a) womb + -itis]
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Noun1.metritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)metritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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me·tri·tis

n. metritis, infl. de la pared uterina.
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Uterine infections can be classified as puerperal metritis, clinical metritis, clinical endometritis and subclinical endometritis (Sheldon et al.
Puerperal metritis occurs during initial ten days following parturition with or without retention of fetal membranes in all species (Roberts, 1971).
Variables were categorized as follows: 1) body condition (BC) before and after partum (1-5 scale); 2) calcium serum concentration before and after partum (mg/dL), 3) calving type (normal or dystocias); 4) number of births (first and second birth versus animals with three or more births); 5) diameter of ovarian structures (follicles [greater than or equal to] 5mm and corpora lutea (mm), 6) diameter of horns at the fork (mm); (7) daily milk production (Kg/milk/cow/day); 8) occurrence of puerperal disease: hypocalcemia, ketosis, retained placenta, puerperal metritis, mastitis, ovarian cysts, lameness and fever; 9) application of postpartum treatments; 10) serum progesterone concentrations (ng/ml in blood); and 11) days to the first postpartum ovulation.
Suppression of lymphocyte blastogenesis in cows with puerperal metritis and mastitis.
Uterine involution and fertility of Holstein cows subsequent to early postpartum PGF2ct treatment for acute puerperal metritis.
Rectal Temperature, Calving-Related Factors, and the Incidence of Puerperal Metritis in Postpartum Dairy Cows.
Comparison of two monitoring and treatment strategies for cows with acute puerperal metritis.
Another term used to describe metritis is puerperal metritis (3).
It is suggested to use antibiotics, if cow is expected to suffer from puerperal metritis.
Puerperal metritis (PM) is an acute inflammatory disease associated with massive bacterial infection of uterus by organisms such as A.