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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Additionally, the updated guidelines emphasize a watchful waiting approach rather than surgery for recurrent acute tonsillitis until children meet the criteria for the surgical procedure.
(1) Risk factors for chronic adenotonsillitis include chronic irritation, exposure to cigarette smoke, poor oral hygiene, poor nutrition or low body resistance and the influence of weather and inadequate treatment of acute tonsillitis. (2)
If this sounds familiar, your child could be suffering from acute tonsillitis, which is a common ENT condition or ailment seen in children, it is quite painful and should be treated as early as possible by an ENT doctor.
While a single microbial species may cause acute tonsillitis, it has been suggested that recurrent tonsillitis is a consequence of a polymicrobial infection.
Acute tonsillitis is caused by one of several possible types of bacteria or viruses and usually lasts for 6 days.
We can also conclude that acute tonsillitis, which peaks during winter and fall when the temperature is low, may not have to precede PTA.
Types of operations cancelled include treating broken bones, breast cancer and acute tonsillitis.
Types of operations cancelled include those to treat broken bones, acute tonsillitis and eye surgery.
Medical management with antibiotics and anti-inflammatory agents is sufficient for the treatment of acute tonsillitis. But in cases of recurrent and chronic tonsillitis, tonsillectomy is the treatment of choice.
Three weeks before the admission, she had been diagnosed with acute tonsillitis. On admission, somnolence and sudden hoarseness developed and signs of meningeal irritation were positive.
This retrospective study included 75 patients who were treated in the department of otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Munster between February 2015 and February 2017: 24 patients with acute tonsillitis without peritonsillar inflammation (AT) (11 males, 13 females, median age 25 years, (range from 13-65 years)) and 51 patients suffering from peritonsillar inflammation (PI) (26 males, 25 females, median age 32 years (range: 7-83 years)) (Table 1).
A CT scan of the neck with contrast showed acute tonsillitis with no peritonsillar abscess.

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