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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inflammation of the rectum.

Usage examples (22)
  • Abnormal irritability of the bowels is necessarily involved in the inflammatory process known as proctitis and colitis.
  • Chronic constipation is the result of proctitis and colitis.
  • These hypertrophied tabs or folds, like pruritus ani, are symptoms of proctitis.
  • All cases of proctitis are more or less accompanied by constipation and diarrhea. for more
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