hepatitis

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From Latin hēpatītis, from hēpar (liver), from Ancient Greek ἧπαρ (hêpar, liver).

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  • IPA(key): /ˌhɛpəˈtaɪ̯tɪs/

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hepatitis (plural hepatitises or hepatitides)

  1. Inflammation of the liver, sometimes caused by a viral infection.
    • 2013, Teri Shors, Understanding Viruses, 2nd edition
      Hepatitises B and C are the most important chronic viral infections of humans.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin hēpatītis, from hēpar (liver), from Ancient Greek ἧπαρ (hêpar, liver).

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hepatitis f (plural hepatitis)

  1. hepatitis