[lam-uh-nahy-tis] /ˌlæm əˈnaɪ tɪs/

noun, Veterinary Pathology.
inflammation of sensitive in the hoof of a horse, caused by stressful events, as trauma, infection, or parturition.
inflammation of the laminated tissue structure to which the hoof is attached, esp in horses and cattle Also called founder

laminitis lam·i·ni·tis (lām’ə-nī’tĭs)
Inflammation of a lamina. Also called founder1.


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