noun. inflammation of muscle tissue.
- inclusion body myositis
- myositis trichinosa
- achromatic color
Example sentences of the word myositis
1. Noun, singular or mass
If a greyhound with subacute exertional rhabdomyolysis has to race again the next day, she will typically run with a shortened stride in an effort to compensate for the pain of myositis, inflammation of the muscles.
Another condition linked to calcium buildup is myositis ossificans.