Fasciitis

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Fasciitis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10M72.9
ICD-9729.4
MeSHD005208
 
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Fasciitis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10M72.9
ICD-9729.4
MeSHD005208

In medicine, fasciitis /ˌfæʃiˈtɪs/ refers to an inflammation of the fascia,[1] which is the connective tissue surrounding muscles, blood vessels and nerves.

In particular, it often refers to one of the following diseases:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "fasciitis". TheFreeDictionary. Retrieved 20 January 2014.