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ar·te·ri·tis

 (är′tə-rī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of an artery or arteries.

arteritis

(ˌɑːtəˈraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol inflammation of an artery

ar•te•ri•tis

(ˌɑr təˈraɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of an artery.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arteritis - inflammation of an artery
periarteritis - inflammation of the outer coat of an artery
polyarteritis - inflammation of several arteries
pulseless disease, Takayasu's arteritis - disorder characterized by the absence of a pulse in both arms and in the carotid arteries
temporal arteritis - inflammation of the temporal arteries; characterized by headaches and difficulty chewing and (sometimes) visual impairment
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

ar·te·ri·tis

n. arteritis, infl. de una arteria.

arteritis

n arteritis f; giant cell — arteritis de células gigantes; Takayasu’s — arteritis de Takayasu; temporal — arteritis temporal
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On closer questioning, I realised that she had several symptoms, which suggested that this might have been arteritic.
The first form of AION - arteritic AION - results from of inflammation of cells (giant cells) of the carotid arterial system.
Use of an immunotherapeutic vaccine to treat a lifethreatening human arteritic infection caused by Pythium insidiosum.