cephalitis

[sef-uh-lahy-tis]
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noun Pathology.


Origin of cephalitis

First recorded in 1805–15; cephal- + -itis
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cephalitis in Medicine

cephalitis

[sĕf′ə-lītĭs]

n.

encephalitis
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