Cholecystitis: Inflammation of the gallbladder which concentrates and stores bile. The condition may occur suddenly (acute) or persist over a longer period of time (chronic).
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Definitions of Cholecystitis:
Inflammation of the GALLBLADDER; generally caused by impairment of BILE flow, GALLSTONES in the BILIARY TRACT, infections, or other diseases.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Inflammation of the gall bladder
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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