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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.
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mastitis

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

mastitis

[mæsˈtaɪtɪs] Nmastitis f inv
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mastitis

nBrust(drüsen)entzündung f, → Mastitis f
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mas·ti·tis

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

n mastitis f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Three major types of mastitis, clinical mastitis (CM), sub-clinical mastitis (SCM) and chronic mastitis (ChM) are recognized in animals including goats.
Though most of the microorganisms can cause infection in the intramammary region, the bacteria specie Staphylococcus aureus is the main pathogen, mainly responsible for the Bovine Chronic mastitis (Roberson et al., 1994).
Excisional biopsy was then performed, and the histology showed "chronic mastitis with associated micro-abscesses and fibrosis".
It causes sub-clinical, acute, sub-acute, or chronic mastitis in cattle and with characteristic finding as marked drop in milk production (milk drop syndrome) and appearance of blood stained or yellow orange, thick milk in all four quarters without apparent physical change in udder (cold mastitis) (Constable et al., 2017).
Cows with chronic mastitis serve as reservoirs of organisms and could infect susceptible cows.4.
There are three main classes of mastitis: clinical mastitis (CM), sub-clinical mastitis (SCM) and chronic mastitis (ChM) (Islam et al., 2017).
Cattle with chronic mastitis are usually culled, especially if they have already reached old age.
On the other hand, atrophied, misshaped, and any blind, hard, and fibrotic quarters were considered to have chronic mastitis [10, 11].

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