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 (păr′ə-tī′tĭs) also pa·rot·i·di·tis (pə-rŏt′ĭ-dī′tĭs)
Inflammation of the parotid glands, as in mumps.

par′o·tit′ic (-tĭt′ĭk) adj.


n. parotiditis, parotitis. V.: mumps
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From the author's personal experience, MR sialography can reasonably be considered the radiological investigation of choice for suspected Sjogrens syndrome and acute acalculous parotiditis.
It is our opinion that the patient was successfully treated for S aureus bacteremia and that his parotiditis was a separate, unrelated disease entity.
Acute bacterial parotiditis due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the institutionalized elderly].