panarteritis


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pan·ar·ter·i·tis

(pan'ar-tĕr-ī'tis),
An inflammatory disorder of the arteries characterized by involvement of all structural layers of the vessels.
Synonym(s): endoperiarteritis
[pan- + L. arteria, artery, + G. -itis, inflammation]

panarteritis

(păn″ăr-tĕ-rī′tĭs) [Gr. pan, all, + arteria, artery, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of all three layers of an artery (intima, media, and adventitia).
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