Definitions for mastitismæˈstaɪ tɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mas•ti•tismæˈstaɪ tɪs(n.)

  1. inflammation of the breast or udder.

    Category: Pathology, Veterinary Science

Origin of mastitis:

1835–45; < Gk mast(ós) breast +-itis

ma•stit′ic-ˈstɪt ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mastitis(noun)

    inflammation of a breast (or udder)

Wiktionary

  1. mastitis(Noun)

    Inflammation of a breast.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mastitis(noun)

    inflammation of the breast

Freebase

  1. Mastitis

    Mastitis is the inflammation of breast tissue. S. aureus is the most common etiological organism responsible, but S. epidermidis and streptococci are occasionally isolated as well.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Mastitis

    INFLAMMATION of the BREAST, or MAMMARY GLAND.

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