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Pronunciation: an′jē-ī′tis, an-jī′tis

Definition: Inflammation of a blood vessel (arteritis, phlebitis) or lymphatic vessel (lymphangitis).

Synonym(s): vasculitis

[angio- + G. -itis, inflammation]

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