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vaginitis

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noun vag·i·ni·tis \ˌvaj-ə-ˈnīt-əs\

Medical Definition of vaginitis

plural vag·i·nit·i·des \-ˈnit-ə-ˌdēz\play

  1. 1:  inflammation (as from bacterial or fungal infection, allergic reaction, or hormone deficiency) of the vagina that may be marked by irritation and vaginal discharge—see atrophic vaginitis, bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis

  2. 2:  inflammation of a sheath (as a tendon sheath)




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