myositis

noun myo·si·tis \ ˌmī-ə-ˈsī-təs \

Definition of myositis

: soreness of voluntary muscle due to inflammation

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Origin and Etymology of myositis

New Latin, irregular from Greek mys muscle, mouse


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myositis

noun myo·si·tis \ ˌmī-ə-ˈsīt-əs \

medical Definition of myositis

: muscular discomfort or pain from infection or an unknown cause

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