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alveolitis

 [al″ve-o-li´tis]
inflammation of a dental or pulmonary alveolus.
allergic alveolitis (extrinsic allergic alveolitis) hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
alveolitis sic´ca doloro´sa dry socket.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

al·ve·o·li·tis

(al'vē-ō-lī'tis),
1. Inflammation of lung alveoli.
2. Inflammation of a tooth socket.
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alveolitis

1. Acute or chronic accumulation of inflammatory–PMNs, lymphocytes and immune effector–macrophages cells in the lung alveoli. See Allergic alveolitis, Fibrosing alveolitis, Pulmonary alveolitis.
2. Inflammation of an alveolus of a tooth.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

al·ve·o·li·tis

(alvē-ō-lītis)
1. Inflammation of lung alveoli.
2. Inflammation of a tooth socket.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

al·ve·o·li·tis

(alvē-ō-lītis)
Inflammation of a tooth socket.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012