Just some common inflammation terminology!

>Dermatitis: Skin inflammation

>Hidradentitis: Sweat gland inflammation

>Onychitis: Nail inflammation

>Bursitis: Bursa inflammation (*a bursa lies between a tendon and bone)(*tendon is a tough band of fibrous connective tissue that usually connects muscle to bone)

>Myelitis: Bone marrow inflammation (*bone marrow is a flexible tissue found in the interior of bones)

>Osteoarthritis: Bone and joint inflammation

>Spondylitis: One or more vertebrae inflammation

>Tendonitis: Tendon inflammation (*tendon is a tough band of fibrous connective tissue that usually connects muscle to bone)

>Appendicitis: Appendix inflammation (*a tube-shaped sac attached to and opening into the lower end of the large intestine)

>Cholecystitis: Gallbladder inflammation (*the small sac-shaped organ beneath the liver, in which bile is stored after secretion by the liver and before release into the intestine)

>Enteritis: Small intestine inflammation (*The part of the intestine that runs between the stomach and the large intestine; the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum collectively)

>Gingivitis: Gums inflammation

>Hepatitis: Liver inflammation

>Pancreatitis: Pancreas inflammation (*a large gland behind the stomach that secretes digestive enzymes into the duodenum)

>Sialadenitis: Salivary gland inflammation

>Stomatitis: Mouth inflammation

>Arteritis: Artery inflammation

>Endocarditis: Endocardium inflammation (*within the heart)

>Myocarditis: Heart muscle inflammation

>Pericarditis: Pericardium inflammation (*around the heart)

>Phlebitis: Vein inflammation

>Bronchitis: Bronchi inflammation (*main air passages to the lungs)

>Laryngitis: Larynx inflammation (*voice box)

>Pneumonitis: Lung inflammation

>Tonsillitis: Tonsils inflammation

>Nephritis: Kidney inflammation

>Thyroiditis: Thyroid gland inflammation ( *large ductless gland in the neck that secretes hormones regulating growth and development through the rate of metabolism)

>Encephalitis: Brain inflammation

>Meningitis: Meninges of the spinal cord or brain inflammation

>Otitis: Ear inflammation

>Otitis Media: Middle ear inflammation

>Blepharitis: Eyelid inflammation

>Cervicitis: Cervix inflammation (*the narrow necklike passage forming the lower end of the uterus)

>Salpingitis: Fallopian tube inflammation

>Vaginitis: Vaginal inflammation

>Uveitis: Eye inflammation

>Rhinitis: Nose inflammation

>Glossitis: Tongue inflammation

>Pharyngitis: Throat inflammation

>Cystitis: Bladder inflammation