endarteritis

noun
end·​ar·​te·​ri·​tis | \ ˌen-ˌdärt-ə-ˈrīt-əs How to pronounce endarteritis (audio) \
variants: also endoarteritis \ ˌen-​dō-​ˌärt-​ How to pronounce endoarteritis (audio) \

Medical Definition of endarteritis

: inflammation of the intima of one or more arteries

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