tonsillitis


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

ton·sil·li·tis

 (tŏn′sə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the tonsils.

ton′sil·lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.

tonsillitis

or

tonsilitis

n
(Pathology) inflammation of the palatine tonsils, causing enlargement, occasionally to the extent that they nearly touch one another
tonsillitic adj

ton•sil•li•tis

(ˌtɒn səˈlaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tonsil or the tonsils.
[1795–1805]
ton`sil•lit′ic (-ˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
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
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

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsəˈlaɪtɪs] namygdalite f
to have tonsillitis → avoir une amygdalite

tonsillitis

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] ntonsillite f
to have tonsillitis → avere la tonsillite

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.

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

ton·sil·li·tis

n. amigdalitis, infl. de las amígdalas.

tonsillitis

n amigdalitis f, tonsilitis f
References in periodicals archive ?
One doctor said he had already seen two patients with severe tonsillitis and one with a knee infection who were prescribed Tamiflu over the phone.
Forced to miss last week's European Masters with tonsillitis, just as he did a month before the 2006 match, Westwood revealed he was back in practice.
Virtually everyone has had acute tonsillitis at some point during growing up.
The stunning singer is suffering from tonsillitis as she struggles to cope with the round-the-clock pressure of meeting a September deadline.
Vocalist Luke Pritchard has tonsillitis and laryngitis and has been told to rest for six days.
She was examined but says she was told she was suffering from tonsillitis, not quinsy.
TONSILLITIS is an inflammation of the glands at the back of the throat and can be caused either by a virus or bacteria.
Intracapsular tonsillectomy is generally reserved for obstructive tonsillar hypertrophy rather than recurrent tonsillitis.
The timing of the meet was perfect for Johnson, who has battled a knee injury and tonsillitis much of the season.
In some individuals, the tissues remain and trap bacteria that causes strep throat and tonsillitis.
The report provides an in-depth analysis of the top seven therapeutic indications for which often Antibacterial are prescribed which includes tuberculosis, pneumonia, urinary tract infection, atypical bronchitis, tonsillitis, sinusitis and otitis media.