lymphadenitis

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lym·phad·e·ni·tis

 (lĭm-făd′n-ī′tĭs, lĭm′fə-də-nī′-)
n.
Inflammation of one or more lymph nodes.

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lymphadenitis

(lɪmˌfædɪˈnaɪtɪs; ˌlɪmfæd-)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of a lymph node
[C19: New Latin. See lymph, adenitis]
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lym•phad•e•ni•tis

(lɪmˌfæd nˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a lymph node. Also called adenitis.
[1875–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lymphadenitis - inflammation of lymph nodes
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

lym·phad·e·ni·tis

n. linfadenitis, infl. de los ganglios linfáticos.
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lymphadenitis

n linfadenitis f
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All the cases with provisional diagnosis of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis getting treated in Sri Aurobindo Hospital during the period of study were included & following patient were excluded from the study-
Patients with tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis are usually asymptomatic but may report fever, neck swelling, weight loss, cough and/or a discharing sinus in the neck.
His medical history was significant for several recurrent basal cell carcinomas of the head and neck (which had been treated with cryotherapy and excision) and for tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis (for which he had received a full course of standard antituberculosis chemotherapy).