inflammation of the tissue around a blood or lymph vessel.
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periangiitis(pĕr″ē-ăn″jē-ī′tĭs) [″ + angeion, vessel, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of tissue around a blood or lymphatic vessel.
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