Myositis My`o*si"tis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, muscle + -itis.] (Med.) Inflammation of the muscles. [1913 Webster]

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  • Myositis — Myositis, Muskelentzündung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Myosītis — (griech.), Muskelentzündung; M. ossificans, eine Erkrankung, die zu ausgedehnter Knochenbildung in der Muskulatur führt …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Myositis — Myosītis (grch.), Muskelentzündung …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • myositis — [mī΄ə sīt′is] n. muscular inflammation, usually resulting in pain, soreness, etc. * * * my·o·si·tis (mī ə sīʹtĭs) n. Inflammation of a muscle, especially a voluntary muscle, characterized by pain, tenderness, and sometimes spasm in the affected… …   Universalium

  • myositis — [mī΄ə sīt′is] n. muscular inflammation, usually resulting in pain, soreness, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Myositis — Not to be confused with meiosis, miosis, mitosis, or myosotis. Myositis Classification and external resources ICD 10 M60 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Myositis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 M60 Myositis M63 Muskelkrankheiten bei anderenorts klassifizierten Krankheiten M33.2 Polymyositis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Myositis — Entzündung des Bindegewebes im Muskel * * * Myo|si|tis 〈f.; , ti|den〉 Muskelentzündung [<grch. mys, Gen. myos „Muskel“ + Endung itis] * * * My|o|si|tis, die; , …itiden (Med.): Muskelentzündung. * * * Myositis   die, /... tiden, entzündliche …   Universal-Lexikon

  • myositis — Inflammation of muscle. Bacterial myositis can be caused by Clostridium welchii (gas gangrene). Viral myositis (epidemic myalgia) is usually due to Coxsackie B virus. Parasitic myositis can be a result of infection with the nematode worm… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • myositis — noun inflammation of muscle tissue • Hypernyms: ↑inflammation, ↑redness, ↑rubor • Hyponyms: ↑dermatomyositis, ↑polymyositis, ↑inclusion body myositis, ↑trichinosis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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