periostitis

periostitis

[per-ee-o-stahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the periosteum.

Origin:
1835–45; periost(eum) + -itis

periostitic [per-ee-o-stit-ik] , adjective
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periostitis (ˌpɛrɪɒˈstaɪtɪs)
 
n
inflammation of the periosteum
 
periostitic
 
adj

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periostitis per·i·os·ti·tis (pěr'ē-ŏ-stī'tĭs) or per·i·os·te·i·tis (-ŏs'tē-ī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the periosteum.

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