Cholecystitis



[koh-luh-si-stahy-tis, kol-uh-] /ˌkoʊ lə sɪˈstaɪ tɪs, ˌkɒl ə-/

noun, Pathology.
1.
inflammation of the gallbladder.
/ˌkɒlɪsɪsˈtaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the gall bladder, due to bacterial infection or the presence of gallstones
n.

1846, from cholecyst + -itis.

cholecystitis cho·le·cys·ti·tis (kō’lĭ-sĭ-stī’tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the gallbladder.

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