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tenonitis

[ten-uh-nahy-tis] /ˌtɛn əˈnaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology.
Origin of tenonitis
1885-1890
1885-90; < Greek ténōn tendon + -itis
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tenonitis ten·o·ni·tis (těn'ə-nī'tĭs)
n.

  1. Inflammation of Tenon's capsule or the connective tissue within Tenon's space.

  2. Tendinitis.

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