omphalitis

noun

om·​pha·​li·​tis ˌäm(p)-fə-ˈlīt-əs How to pronounce omphalitis (audio)
plural omphalitides -ˈlit-ə-ˌdēz How to pronounce omphalitis (audio)
: inflammation of the navel

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“Omphalitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/omphalitis. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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