periarteritis

periarteritis

[per-ee-ahr-tuh-rahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the outer coat and tissues surrounding an artery.

Origin:
1875–80; < Neo-Latin; see peri-, arteritis

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periarteritis per·i·ar·te·ri·tis (pěr'ē-är'tə-rī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the outer coat of an artery.

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