funiculitis

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funiculitis fu·nic·u·li·tis (fyōō-nĭk'yə-lī'tĭs, fə-)
n.

  1. Inflammation of a funiculus, especially of the spermatic cord.

  2. Inflammation of the portion of a spinal nerve root that lies within the intervertebral canal.

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funiculitis

noun
inflammation of a funiculus (especially an inflammation of the spermatic cord) 
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