[ ey-awr-tahy-tis ]
/ ˌeɪ ɔrˈtaɪ tɪs /
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inflammation of the aorta.
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Words nearby aortitis
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Example sentences from the Web for aortitis
In fact, it is claimed (Osler) that all aneurysms occurring in persons under thirty years of age are due to syphilitic aortitis.
In men under thirty-five syphilitic aortitis is an important factor.
British Dictionary definitions for aortitis
/ (ˌeɪɔːˈtaɪtɪs) /
inflammation of the aorta
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Medical definitions for aortitis
[ ā′ôr-tī′tĭs ]
Inflammation of the aorta.
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