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mas·ti·tis

 (mă-stī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a mammary gland or udder, usually caused by infection.

mas·tit′ic (-tĭt′ĭk) adj.

mastitis

(mæˈstaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of a breast or an udder

mas•ti•tis

(mæˈstaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the breast or udder.
[1835–45; < Greek mast(ós) breast + -itis]
ma•stit′ic (-ˈstɪt ɪk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mastitis - inflammation of a breast (or udder)mastitis - inflammation of a breast (or udder)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
Mastitis

mastitis

[mæsˈtaɪtɪs] Nmastitis f inv

mastitis

nBrust(drüsen)entzündung f, → Mastitis f

mas·ti·tis

n. mastitis;
chronic cystic ______ cística crónica;
glandular ______ glandular;
granulomatous ______ granulomatosa;
lacteal ______ lacteal;
neonatorum ______ del neonato;
puerperal ______ puerperal;
suppurative ______ supurativa.

mastitis

n mastitis f
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Details on Mastitis Control Plan are available from DairyCo Extension Officers Jo Shone 0191 570 8498 (mobile 07976 113405) or Heather Wildman on 07876 706391.
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