mastitis and chicken cholera were among the common diseases brought under control by new drugs.
mastitis in infants is caused by unnecessary interference and manipulation and by want of cleanliness.
1842, medical Latin, from Greek mastos (see masto-) + -itis.
mastitis mas·ti·tis (mā-stī'tĭs)n. Inflammation of the breast. Also called mammitis, mastadenitis.