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Fasciitis

Definition: Inflammation of the fascia, which is the connective tissue surrounding muscles, blood vessels and nerves.

Pronunciation: fas″e-i´tis

Body System: Muscular

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: fasciitis

CodeDescription
M35.4 Diffuse (eosinophilic) fasciitis
M72.6 Necrotizing fasciitis
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