lymphadenitis


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lym·phad·e·ni·tis

 (lĭm-făd′n-ī′tĭs, lĭm′fə-də-nī′-)
n.
Inflammation of one or more lymph nodes.

lymphadenitis

(lɪmˌfædɪˈnaɪtɪs; ˌlɪmfæd-)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of a lymph node
[C19: New Latin. See lymph, adenitis]

lym•phad•e•ni•tis

(lɪmˌfæd nˈaɪ tɪs)

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

lym·phad·e·ni·tis

n. linfadenitis, infl. de los ganglios linfáticos.

lymphadenitis

n linfadenitis f
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