TITLE

perithyroiditis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1637
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "perithyroiditis" is presented. Perithyroiditis refers to an inflammation of capsule or tissues sheathing the thyroid gland. The term has an origin from the Greek terms thyreos which means shield, eidos which means form or shape and itis meaning inflammation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240260

 

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