adenitis


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Related to adenitis: adenoiditis, lymphadenitis, cervical adenitis, Mesenteric adenitis, sebaceous adenitis

ad·e·ni·tis

 (ăd′n-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a lymph node or gland.

adenitis

(ˌædəˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Medicine) inflammation of a gland or lymph node
[C19: New Latin, from adeno- + -itis]

lym•phad•e•ni•tis

(lɪmˌfæd nˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a lymph node. Also called adenitis.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adenitis - inflammation of a gland or lymph nodeadenitis - inflammation of a gland or lymph node
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

ad·e·ni·tis

n. adenitis, infl. de una glándula.

adenitis

n adenitis f
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Needle aspiration for suppurative post-BCG adenitis.
These glands have a multitude of functions and can develop a variety of conditions including impaction, rupture, adenitis, squamous metaplasia, and neoplasia of various types, with squamous cell carcinoma the most commonly reported.
In this child, the presence of localized tender inguinal adenitis in the absence of an eschar, prompted us to treat the condition as bacterial adenitis.
For example, a review of the pediatric cytology experience in a center in Ibadan, Nigeria, found that tuberculous adenitis was the most common diagnosis, accounting for approximately a quarter of all palpable masses in 85 fine-needle aspiration (FNA) samples from patients younger than 15 years.
Syndrome of periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and adenitis (PFAPA): What it isn't?
The syndrome is called periodic fever associated with aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis -- or PFAPA -- and is characterized by monthly flare-ups of fever, accompanied by sore throat, swollen glands and mouth lesions.
The most common presentations in South African children include BCG adenitis, TB and herpes zoster.
Dr Ian Willetts performed the surgery, and he told the coroner's court how he discovered during the operation that Paige had inflamed lymph nodes, called mesenteric adenitis, which indicated she had an infection.
Dr Ian Willetts, who performed the surgery, said he discovered during the operation Paige had inflamed lymph nodes, called mes senteric adenitis, which indicated she had an infection.
post influenzal cervical adenitis with pressure on left brachial plexus causing neuritis in left arm .