lymphangitis

noun
lym·​phan·​gi·​tis | \ ˌlim-ˌfan-ˈjīt-əs How to pronounce lymphangitis (audio) \
plural lymphangitides\ -​ˈjit-​ə-​ˌdēz How to pronounce lymphangitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of lymphangitis

: inflammation of the lymphatic vessels

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“Lymphangitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lymphangitis. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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