spondylitis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spondylitis inflammation of a spinal joint; characterized by pain and stiffness
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n spondylitis Arthritis of a vertebra.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Spondylitis arthritis of a vertebra
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. spondylos, a joint.

Usage


In news:

Ankylosing spondylitis is a genetically determined and commonly familial disorder.
Ankylosing Spondylitis with pseudarthrosis of the thoracic spine.
Ankylosing spondylitis with pseudarthrosis of the thoracic spine.
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