pyelitis(redirected from calculous pyelitis)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Acute inflammation of the pelvis of the kidney, caused by bacterial infection.
py′e·lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Pathology) inflammation of the pelvis of the kidney. Compare pyelonephritis
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
py•e•li•tis(ˌpaɪ əˈlaɪ tɪs)
inflammation of the renal pelvis.
py`e•lit′ic (-ˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.