melitis

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me·li·tis

(mē-lī'tis),
Inflammation of the cheek.
[G. mēlon, cheek, + -itis, inflammation]
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melitis

An older term for inflammation of the cheek.
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me·li·tis

(mĕ-lī'tis)
Inflammation of the cheek.
[G. mēlon, cheek, + -itis, inflammation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

melitis

(mĕl-ī′tĭs) [Gr. melon, cheek, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the cheek.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners