fasciitis
also fascitis noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1893 inflammation of a fascia (as from infection or injury) — compare necrotizing fasciitis

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  • Fasciitis — vgl. Fasziitis …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • fasciitis — 1893, from FASCIA (Cf. fascia) + ITIS (Cf. itis) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Fasciitis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|M|72|9|m|70 ICD9 = ICD9|729.4 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D005208 In medicine, fasciitis IPA|/ˌfæ.ʃiˈɑɪ̯.tɪs/ refers to an inflammation …   Wikipedia

  • Fasciitis — Inflammation of the fascia (a lining tissue under the skin that covers a surface of underlying tissues). * * * 1. Inflammation in fascia. 2. Reactive proliferation of fibroblasts in fascia. SYN: fascitis. eosinophilic f. induration and edema of… …   Medical dictionary

  • fasciitis — n. inflammation of fascia. It may result from bacterial infection or from a rheumatic disease, such as Reiter s syndrome or ankylosing spondylitis. See also: necrotizing fasciitis, plantar fasciitis …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Fasciitis — Die Rektusscheide und die Fascia thoracolumbalis stellen eine kräftige fasziale Unterstützung her zwischen dem unteren Rippenbereich und dem oberen Teil des Beckens …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • fasciitis — /fash ee uy tis, fas /, n. Pathol. inflammation of the fascia. [1890 95; FASCI(A) + ITIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • fasciitis — noun Inflammation of the fascia …   Wiktionary

  • fasciitis — [ˌfasɪ ʌɪtɪs, ˌfaʃɪ ] noun Medicine inflammation of the fascia of a muscle or organ …   English new terms dictionary

  • fasciitis — /fash ee uy tis, fas /, n. Pathol. inflammation of the fascia. [1890 95; FASCI(A) + ITIS] …   Useful english dictionary

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