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serositis

[ seer-oh-sahy-tis, -zahy- ]
/ ˌsɪər oʊˈsaɪ tɪs, -ˈzaɪ- /
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noun Pathology.
inflammation of a serous membrane.
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Origin of serositis

<New Latin serōsītis;see serosa, -itis
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Medical definitions for serositis

serositis
[ sîr′ō-sītĭs ]

n.
Inflammation of a serous membrane.
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