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
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.
BOVINE SUMMER MASTITIS DURING VENEZUELAN RAINY SEASON: CASES REPORTS AT YARACAL, FALCON STATE
Infectious causes are generally considered the most important, consisting of conditions that cause high fevers such as summer mastitis and those that specifically affect the reproductive system and foetus such as neospora, leptospirosis and brucellosis.
Farmers are being urged to take measures to prevent summer mastitis flaring up in dairy and suckler cow herds.
"Using anti-fly products in cattle can also have benefits across the board for preventing other diseases that are carried by insects such as New Forest Eye or Summer Mastitis."

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