epicondylitis

noun
epi·​con·​dy·​li·​tis | \ -ˌkän-ˌdī-ˈlīt-əs How to pronounce epicondylitis (audio) , -dᵊl-ˈīt- How to pronounce epicondylitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epicondylitis

: inflammation of an epicondyle or of adjacent tissues — compare tennis elbow

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“Epicondylitis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epicondylitis. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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