Posthitis
Pos|thi̱tis [zu gr. πόσϑιον = Vorhaut] w; -, ...iti̱den (in fachspr. Fügungen: ...i̱tides):
Vorhautentzündung

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  • Posthitis — hort definitionInflammation of the foreskin of the human penis (the prepuce). Word originThe term posthitis (pronounced pos THI tis) comes from the Greek posthe meaning foreskin + itis meaning inflammation = inflammation of the foreskin.… …   Wikipedia

  • Posthitis — Inflammation of the prepuce (the foreskin of the penis). In the uncircumcised male, posthitis and balanitis (inflammation of the glans, the rounded head of the penis) usually occur together as balanoposthitis: inflammation of both the glans and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Posthitis — Pos|thi|tis 〈f.; , ti|den〉 Entzündung der Vorhaut [zu grch. posthe „Vorhaut“] * * * Pos|thitis   [zu griechisch pósthion »Vorhaut«] die, /...thi tiden, die Vorhautentzündung. * * * Pos|thi|tis, die; , ...itiden [zu griech. pósthion = Vorhaut]… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Posthitis — Pos|thi|tis 〈f.; Gen.: , Pl.: ti|den; Med.〉 Entzündung der Vorhaut [Etym.: <grch. posthe »Vorhaut« + …itis] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Posthitis — Pos|thi|tis die; , ...itiden <zu gr. pósthion »Vorhaut« u. ↑...itis> Vorhautentzündung (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • posthitis — n. inflammation of the foreskin of the penis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • posthitis — pos·thi·tis …   English syllables

  • posthitis — n. inflammation of the foreskin. This usually occurs in association with inflammation of the glans penis (balanitis; see balanoposthitis). Pain, redness, and swelling of the foreskin occurs due to bacterial infection. Treatment is by antibiotic… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • posthitis — noun inflammation of the foreskin of the penis; usually caused by bacterial infection • Hypernyms: ↑inflammation, ↑redness, ↑rubor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Постит (Posthitis) — воспаление крайней плоти. Обычно развивается одновременно с воспалением головки полового члена (баланит (balanitis); см. Баланопостит). В результате развития бактериальной инфекции больного начинают беспокоить боль, покраснение и припухлость… …   Медицинские термины

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