adenitis


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ad·e·ni·tis

 (ăd′n-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a lymph node or gland.

adenitis

(ˌædəˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Medicine) inflammation of a gland or lymph node
[C19: New Latin, from adeno- + -itis]

lym•phad•e•ni•tis

(lɪmˌfæd nˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a lymph node. Also called adenitis.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adenitis - inflammation of a gland or lymph nodeadenitis - inflammation of a gland or lymph node
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

ad·e·ni·tis

n. adenitis, infl. de una glándula.

adenitis

n adenitis f
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The diagnosis was hyperplasic and hypertrophied Bartholin's gland with chronic adenitis.
equi) es una bacteria adaptada al equino que produce la adenitis equina, una enfermedad infecciosa que cursa con faringitis, rinitis y linfoadenitis de los linfonodulos de cabeza y cuello de caballos jovenes (1,5,23,24,26).
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It has also been hypothesised that the development of benign inflammatory fistulas may result from an acute or chronic traction diverticulum due to peri-oesophageal fibrosis secondary to a resolving adenitis.
For the lymph nodes, differential diagnoses include reactive adenopathy, suppurative adenitis, metastatic adenopathy, and lymphoma (Figure 4).
It can be commonly mistaken for acute cholecystitis, appendicitis, or mesenteric adenitis.
It usually presents as an ulcerous nodule, sometimes with a sporotrichoid pattern, with lymphadenopathies and adenitis.
In patients who were US negative for acute appendicitis (n=38), definite alternative diagnosis were made on US in 15 patients, which included 5 female patients with various gynecological disorders,8 with mesenteric adenitis.