Translation of peritonitis in Spanish:

peritonitis

peritonitis, n.

Pronunciation /ˌpɛrɪtəˈnʌɪtɪs//ˌpɛrətnˈaɪdəs/

noun

  • 1

    peritonitis feminine
    • Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis is a common complication of cirrhosis, with high mortality.
    • Patients who have cirrhosis with ascites are prone to spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.
    • At one time or another, he indicated that he had high blood pressure, peritonitis, and gastritis.
    • The diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis heralds advanced liver disease.
    • In tuberculous peritonitis, the peritoneum is studded with multiple yellow-white tubercles.