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ton·sil·li·tis

 (tŏn′sə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the tonsils.

ton′sil·lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.
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tonsillitis

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tonsilitis

n
(Pathology) inflammation of the palatine tonsils, causing enlargement, occasionally to the extent that they nearly touch one another
tonsillitic adj
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ton•sil•li•tis

(ˌtɒn səˈlaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tonsil or the tonsils.
[1795–1805]
ton`sil•lit′ic (-ˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tonsillitis - inflammation of the tonsils (especially the palatine tonsils)
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
اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـنالْتِهاب اللوزَتَيْن
tonsilito
angínazánět mandlí
halsbetændelse
nielurisatulehdus
anginaupala krajnika
mandulagyulladás
hálskirtlabólga
扁桃腺炎
편도선염
amigdalită
zápal mandlí
halsfluss
ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ
viêm amidan

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] Namigdalitis f
to have tonsillitistener amigdalitis
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tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsəˈlaɪtɪs] namygdalite f
to have tonsillitis → avoir une amygdalite
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tonsillitis

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tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] ntonsillite f
to have tonsillitis → avere la tonsillite
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

tonsil

(ˈtonsil) noun
either of two lumps of tissue at the back of the throat. He had to have his tonsils (taken) out.
ˌtonsilˈlitis (tonsiˈlaitis) noun
painful inflammation of the tonsils. She had / was suffering from tonsillitis.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

tonsillitis

اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـن angína halsbetændelse Mandelentzündung αμυγδαλίτιδα amigdalitis nielurisatulehdus angine upala krajnika tonsillite 扁桃腺炎 편도선염 amandelontsteking betennelse i mandlene zapalenie migdałków amigdalite тонзиллит halsfluss ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ bademcik iltihabı viêm amidan 扁桃体炎
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ton·sil·li·tis

n. amigdalitis, infl. de las amígdalas.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tonsillitis

n amigdalitis f, tonsilitis f
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In our study majority of cases were of Squamous cell carcinoma constituting 67.9% cases, Haemangioma 5.8% cases, chronic tonsillitis 4.8% cases, chronic inflammation 1.9% cases, squamous papilloma 2.9% cases, verrucous carcinoma, fibrolipoma, ameloblastic carcinoma, epulis and lichen planus constituting 1.9% cases each respectively and pleomorphic adenoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma, lymphangioma, basal cell carcinoma, angiofibroma, fibrous histiocytoma and NHL constituting 0.9% cases each respectively.
Dr Usha Khatri, chief medical officer of Batra's clinics, said homeopathy can be is effective in the treatment of chronic tonsillitis.
The diagnosis of chronic tonsillitis is made by anamnesis, physical examination and support.
Chronic inflammation and associated obstruction of lymphatic channels were previously suggested as a possible mechanism, but this is unlikely given that chronic tonsillitis occurs much more commonly than lymphangiomatous polyp [6,7].
PTH was observed in none of 55 (16.4%) patients with chronic tonsillitis, two of 21 (7.7%) patients with IgA nephropathy, and eight of 23 (42.1%) patients with sleep apnea syndrome (SAS).
The common ENT diseases in school going children include CSOM, ear wax, rhinitis, otitis media, acute and chronic tonsillitis and pharyngitis etc.
Is homoeopathic treatment effective for chronic tonsillitis?
(2) Microorganisms other than Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcus (GABHS) may be the cause of chronic tonsillitis. (1)
The role of environmental tobacco exposure and Helicobacter pylori infection in the risk of chronic tonsillitis in children.
Although the most common indication for tonsillectomy in adults is chronic tonsillitis, it has been increasingly applied as a part of surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in recent years (3).

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