petrositis

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petrositis

 [pet″ro-si´tis]
inflammation of the pars petrosa or petrous portion of the temporal bone.
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pet·ro·si·tis

(pet'rō-sī'tis),
An inflammation involving the petrous portion of the temporal bone and its air cells.
Synonym(s): petrousitis
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pet·ro·si·tis

(pet'rō-sī'tis)
An inflammation involving the petrous portion of the temporal bone and its air cells.
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