thyroiditis

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noun thy·roid·itis \ˌthī-ˌrȯi-ˈdī-təs, ˌthī-rə-\

Definition of thyroiditis

  1. :  inflammation of the thyroid gland

Origin and Etymology of thyroiditis

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thyroiditis

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noun thy·roid·itis \ˌthī-ˌrȯid-ˈīt-əs, -rəd-\

Medical Definition of thyroiditis

  1. :  inflammation of the thyroid gland


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