perimyositis

[ pĕr′ə-mī′ə-sītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the loose cellular tissue surrounding a muscle.perimysiitis

Nearby words

  1. perimetritis,
  2. perimetrium,
  3. perimetry,
  4. perimorph,
  5. perimyelitis,
  6. perimysiitis,
  7. perimysium,
  8. perinatal,
  9. perinatal medicine,
  10. perinatology


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