mastitis

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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
References in periodicals archive ?
Cattle with chronic mastitis are usually culled, especially if they have already reached old age.
Chronic mastitis, seen commonly in non-puerperal states, presents clinically with asymmetric breast thickening, breast lump, nipple discharge, and/or axillary lymphadenopathy without any constitutional symptoms.
Generally, it is observed that chronic mastitis develops from acute mastitis due to ineffective diagnosis and treatment, drug resistance and at times abscess formation in mammary gland (Scott, 2007).

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