sinusitis

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si·nus·i·tis

 (sī′nə-sī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the sinuses or a sinus, especially in the nasal region.

sinusitis

(ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the membrane lining a sinus, esp a nasal sinus

si•nus•i•tis

(ˌsaɪ nəˈsaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a sinus of the skull.

sinusitis

Inflammation of the sinuses, usually caused by an infection.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sinusitis - inflammation of one of the paranasal sinuses
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
pansinusitis - inflammation of all of the paranasal sinuses
Translations
sinusitidazánět dutin
Sinusitis

sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] Nsinusitis f

sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] nsinusite f

sinusitis

nStirnhöhlenkatarr(h) m, → Sinusitis f

sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] nsinusite f

si·nus·i·tis

n. sinusitis, infl. de la mucosa de un seno o cavidad, esp. los senos paranasales.

sinusitis

n sinusitis f
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