Pyopneumoperitonitis



pyopneumoperitonitis py·o·pneu·mo·per·i·to·ni·tis (pī’ō-nōō’mō-pěr’ĭ-tn-ī’tĭs, -nyōō’-)
n.
Suppurative peritonitis accompanied by gas produced by gas-forming microorganisms or introduced from a ruptured bowel.

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