swelling of a bursa
- swelling of a bursa; usually when you look at the shoulder
- swelling of a bursa.
Bursitis is inflammation of a bursa. A bursa is a small fluid-filled sac that functions as a gliding surface to reduce rubbing between cells associated with body. The most important bursae tend to be found next to the tendons near the large joints, such as the shoulders, arms, sides, and legs.
1834, "inflammation associated with the bursa;" also see -itis.
the situation that outcomes when bursa become inflamed.
(n.) swelling of a bursa.