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cholecystitis

cholecystitis

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

Definition of CHOLECYSTITIS

:  inflammation of the gallbladder

Origin of CHOLECYSTITIS

New Latin, from cholecystis
First Known Use: 1866

cholecystitis

noun cho·le·cys·ti·tis \-(ˌ)sis-ˈtīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural cho·le·cys·tit·i·des \-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of CHOLECYSTITIS

:  inflammation of the gallbladder

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