mediastinitis

noun
me·​di·​as·​ti·​ni·​tis | \ ˌmēd-ē-ˌas-tə-ˈnīt-əs How to pronounce mediastinitis (audio) \
plural mediastinitides\ -​ˈnit-​ə-​ˌdēz How to pronounce mediastinitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of mediastinitis

: inflammation of the tissues of the mediastinum

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“Mediastinitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mediastinitis. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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