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phlebitis

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noun phle·bi·tis \fli-ˈbī-təs\

Definition of phlebitis

  1. :  inflammation of a vein



Origin and Etymology of phlebitis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1834

Rhymes with phlebitis

arthritis, botrytis, bronchitis, bursitis, colitis, cystitis, detritus, gastritis, iritis, mastitis, nephritis, neuritis, rhinitis, tinnitus


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phlebitis

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noun phle·bi·tis \fli-ˈbīt-əs\

Medical Definition of phlebitis

plural

phlebitides

\-ˈbit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of a vein




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