Definition of endarteritis in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɛndɑːtəˈrʌɪtɪs/


[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the inner lining of an artery.
Example sentences
  • Although detailed pathologic studies have noted endarteritis obliterans in at least half of patients with C immitis meningitis, 9 until recently this complication had been underappreciated clinically.

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