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
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The final histopathology showed, benign intra- ductal papilloma 13(36%), duct ectasia 18(50%), DCIS 1 (2.7%), fibrocystic disease 3(8.3%) and LCIS 1(2.7%).
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Of the benign lesions, fibrocystic disease was the most common cytological diagnosis in 21% of patients (171 cases).
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Blood in breastmilk during pregnancy and lactation can also be caused by serious diseases such as ductal papilloma and fibrocystic disease. Ductal papilloma is the most common cause of bloody nipple discharge in women; (4,5) the discharge is usually spontaneous and unilateral, comes from a single duct, (4,5) is painless and is usually not associated with a palpable lesion.
The specificity of the Cell-Search assay was clearly demonstrated in blood analyses of healthy control individuals and women with benign breast diseases (including fibrocystic disease, fibroadenoma, ductal hyperplasia, and microcalcifications) or other nonmalignant diseases (including diabetes, arthritis, asthma, thyroid abnormalities, and hypercholesterolemia).