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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.
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mastitis

(mæˈstaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of a breast or an udder
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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.
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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
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Translations
Mastitis

mastitis

[mæsˈtaɪtɪs] Nmastitis f inv
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mastitis

nBrust(drüsen)entzündung f, → Mastitis f
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mas·ti·tis

n. mastitis;
chronic cystic ______ cística crónica;
glandular ______ glandular;
granulomatous ______ granulomatosa;
lacteal ______ lacteal;
neonatorum ______ del neonato;
puerperal ______ puerperal;
suppurative ______ supurativa.
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mastitis

n mastitis f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Summer mastitis cases have rocketed this year after higher than average numbers of flies were reported, leading a beef cattle expert to highlight the importance of checking all cattle.
Keywords: Subclinical mastitis, Risk factors for mastitis, Antibiotic resistance, Bovine, Staphylococcus aureus, multi-drug resistant strain.
The cow initially had severe mastitis, which was treated without success.
The word mastitis means inflammation of the breast.
Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (IGM) is a rare, benign, chronic inflammatory lesion of the breast that was first described in 1972 (1).
Generally, mastitis is the inflammation of the mammary glands with no involvement of the skin tissue (1).
Mastitis is an inflammatory process of the udder tissue, which causes high economic losses in dairy cattle, due to the reduction in the milk's quality and production, increasing the use of drugs and the risk of animal death (Melchior et al., 2006).
Mastitis is globally acknowledged as one of the most important diseases of dairy industry.
He said production of quality milk relied on cow/buffalo udder health, if udder is infected by Mastitis which caused the economic loss for poor livestock farming community, even this disease results into slaughtering of effected animals.