Definitions

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  • n. inflammation of the glomeruli of the nephron

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as glomerulonephritis.

Etymologies

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glomerulus +‎ -itis

Examples

  • A blood infection (bacteremia) occasionally leads to infection of bones (osteomyelitis), heart valves (endocarditis), kidneys (glomerulitis), the genitourinary tract, or the tissues covering the brain and spinal cord (meningitis).

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