Definitions of tendinitis
  1. noun
    inflammation of a tendon
    synonyms: tendonitis, tenonitis
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    lateral epicondylitis, lateral humeral epicondylitis, tennis elbow
    painful inflammation of the tendon at the outer border of the elbow resulting from overuse of lower arm muscles (as in twisting of the hand)
    tendonous synovitis, tendosynovitis, tenosynovitis
    inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath
    type of:
    inflammation, redness, rubor
    a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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