peritendinitis

noun
peri·​ten·​di·​ni·​tis | \ ˌper-ə-ˌten-də-ˈnīt-əs How to pronounce peritendinitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of peritendinitis

: inflammation of the tissues around a tendon

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“Peritendinitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/peritendinitis. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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