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Definition of "cervicitis" []

  • Inflammation of the cervix of the uterus. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cervicitis" in a sentence
  • "Indeed, once an STD microorganism is allowed to pass from your vagina into your reproductive tract, an acute inflammation of your cervix a condition called cervicitis can result almost immediately."
  • "I don't know if it's my patient population (young, uninsured) but I'd estimate that a third of what is billed as a UTI is not (herpes, yeast, cervicitis, dysuria)."
  • "I can give you urethrtis, pharyngitis and cervicitis - which can lead to infertility."