pylethrombophlebitis py·le·throm·bo·phle·bi·tis (pī’lə-thrŏm’bō-flĭ-bī’tĭs)
Inflammation of the portal vein accompanied by the formation of a thrombus.
pylethrombosis py·le·throm·bo·sis (pī’lə-thrŏm-bō’sĭs) n. Thrombosis of the portal vein or of its branches.
abbreviation 1. persistent vegetative state 2. postviral syndrome
/ˌpaɪlɔːˈrɛktəmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. the surgical removal of all or part of the pylorus, often including the adjacent portion of the stomach (partial gastrectomy) pylorectomy py·lo·rec·to·my (pī’lə-rěk’tə-mē) n. Surgical removal of the pylorus. Also called gastropylorectomy, pylorogastrectomy.
- Pyloric antrum
pyloric antrum n. The bulging part of the lower end of the stomach between the body of the stomach and the pyloric canal.