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endocarditis

noun en·do·car·di·tis \-ˌkär-ˈdī-təs\

Definition of ENDOCARDITIS

:  inflammation of the lining of the heart and its valves
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Origin of ENDOCARDITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1839
Medical Dictionary

endocarditis

noun en·do·car·di·tis \ˌen-dō-ˌkär-ˈdīt-əs\

Medical Definition of ENDOCARDITIS

:  inflammation of the lining of the heart and its valves

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