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Related to carditis: rheumatic carditis
Inflammation of the muscle tissue of the heart.
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(Pathology) inflammation of the heart
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inflammation of the pericardium, myocardium, or endocardium.
[1775–85; < Greek kard(ía) heart + -itis]
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an inflamed condition of the heart.See also: Heart
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Inflammation of the heart.
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|Noun||1.||carditis - inflammation of the heart|
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
endocarditis - inflammation of the endocardium and heart valves
myocardial inflammation, myocarditis - inflammation of the myocardium (the muscular tissue of the heart)
pancarditis - inflammation of the entire heart (the epicardium and the myocardium and the endocardium)
pericarditis - inflammation of the pericardium
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n. carditis, infl. del pericardio, miocardio y endocardio;
rheumatic ___ → ___ reumática.
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