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cholecystitis

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noun cho·le·cys·ti·tis \-(ˌ)sis-ˈtī-təs\

Definition of cholecystitis

  1. :  inflammation of the gallbladder



Origin of cholecystitis

New Latin, from cholecystis


First Known Use: 1866


Medical Dictionary

cholecystitis

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noun cho·le·cys·ti·tis \-(ˌ)sis-ˈtīt-əs\

Medical Definition of cholecystitis

plural cholecystititides \-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\play

  1. :  inflammation of the gallbladder





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