TITLE

diskitis, discitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p618
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "diskitis" or "discitis" is presented. Diskitis or discitis refers to the inflammation of a disk, especially an interarticular cartilage. The term originated from the word "diskos" which means disk and "itis" which means inflammation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21225830

 

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