desmitis

[ dez-mahy-tis ]
/ dɛzˈmaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of a ligament.

Origin of desmitis

< New Latin < Greek desm(ós) (see desmid) + -ītis -itis
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Medicine definitions for desmitis

desmitis

[ dĕz-mītĭs ]

n.

The inflammation of a ligament.
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