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The suffix -itis simply indicates an inflammation of some kind. The -itis is quite popular in medical terminology because it can be applied to just about any body part within any body system.
Benign (non-cancerous) tumor derived from smooth muscle. Commonly called a fibroid or fibroid tumor.
Tumor of the melanocytic (melanocytes in the skin) system of the skin, a highly malignant and quickly metastasizing (spreading) tumor
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