thyroiditis

[ thahy-roi-dahy-tis ]
/ ˌθaɪ rɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the thyroid gland.

Origin of thyroiditis

First recorded in 1880–85; thyroid + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for thyroiditis

thyroiditis

/ (ˌθaɪrɔɪˈdaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the thyroid gland
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Medicine definitions for thyroiditis

thyroiditis

[ thī′roi-dītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the thyroid gland.thyroadenitis
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