Definition of Chorditis
1. Noun. Inflammation of the spermatic cord.
2. Noun. Inflammation of the vocal cords.
Medical Definition of Chorditis
1. Inflammation of a cord; usually a vocal cord. Origin: G. Chorde, cord, + -itis, inflammation Chorditis vocalis inferior, an inflammation limited mainly to the undersurface of the vocal cords and adjacent parts. Synonym: chronic subglottic laryngitis. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Chorditis
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1. The Diseases of the Nose, Mouth, Pharynx and Larynx: A Textbook for Students by Alfred Bruck (1910)
"These changes are: (1) chorditis tuberosa (tuberous inflammation of the vocal cords, also called trachoma of the vocal cords), is characterised by the lumpy ..."