valvulitis


val·vu·li·tis

noun \ˌval-vyə-ˈlī-təs\

Definition of VALVULITIS

:  inflammation of a valve especially of the heart

Origin of VALVULITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1891

val·vu·li·tis

noun \ˌval-vyə-ˈlīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VALVULITIS

: inflammation of a valve especially of the heart <rheumatic valvulitis>

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