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[ten-oh-sin-uh-vahy-tis] /ˌtɛn oʊˌsɪn əˈvaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology.
inflammation of a tendon sheath, as from trauma, repeated strain, or systemic disease.
painful swelling and inflammation of tendons, usually of the wrist, often the result of repetitive movements such as typing

tenosynovitis ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis (těn’ō-sĭn’ə-vī’tĭs, -sī’nə-) or ten·do·syn·o·vi·tis (těn’dō-)
Inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath. Also called tendinous synovitis, tenovaginitis.


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