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Medical Term:

fibromyositis

Pronunciation: fi'bro-mi'o-si'tis

Definition

Chronic inflammation of a muscle with an overgrowth, or hyperplasia, of the connective tissue.

[fibro- + G. mys, muscle, + -itis, inflammation]

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