staphylitis


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uvulitis

 [u″vu-li´tis]
inflammation of the uvula; called also staphylitis.
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staphylitis

(stăf″ĭl-ī′tĭs) [Gr. staphyle, a bunch of grapes, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the uvula.
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