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Definition of the noun adenopathy

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noun - plural: -

  1. a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)

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Google previewPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review, Third Edition (2014)

by Dr. Sara J. Cuccurullo, MD

Painless cervical adenopathy is the most common presentation in children. • Etiology is not known. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) • Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas (NHL) are a diverse group of hematologic cancers, which include any ...

Google previewComputed Tomography & Magnetic Resonance Imaging Of The Whole Body (2008)

by John R. Haaga, Daniel Boll

Cervical adenopathy is a very common finding in children, usually related to a developing immune system responding to exposure to multiple new antigens. In the vast majority of pediatric patients, imaging is not required, because cervical ...

Google previewMedical Terminology: A Programmed Systems Approach (2009)

by Jean Tannis Dennerll, Phyllis E. Davis

Adenopathy means glandular disease in general. When the diagnosis is made of a ...

Google previewRutherford's Vascular Surgery (2014)

by Jack L. Cronenwett, K. Wayne Johnston

Lung cancer with mediastinal adenopathy is the most common cause of SVC obstruction. Lymphoma, follicular or medullary thyroid cancer, teratoma, and thymoma are the most common primary mediastinal malignant neoplasms and together ...

Google previewRadiation Oncology (2009)

Rationale, Technique, Results by James D. Cox, Kie Kian Ang

Celiac adenopathy is a poor prognostic factor in esophageal cancer, especially for patients treated with surgery only or with preoperative chemoradiation therapy and surgery.141,145,146 Because the risk for relapse is high for patients with ...

Google previewSchwartz's Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics (2008)

by Joseph J. Zorc

Hilar adenopathy is the nonspecific enlargement of lymph nodes at the pulmonary hilum often detected on a chest radiograph. A thorough physical examination will determine whether the enlarged node is isolated to one region or is part of a ...

Google previewChest Radiology Plain Film Patterns and Differential Diagnoses (2010)

by James C. Reed

Symmetric hilar adenopathy is the most common manifestation of sarcoidosis ( see Chapter 11), yet obstructive atelectasis is very rarely associated with sarcoidosis. In those rare cases of sarcoidosis that do develop atelectasis, the atelectasis ...

Google previewFundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology (2012)

by William E. Brant, Clyde Helms

Lymphoma causing bulky adenopathy is the most common solid mesenteric mass. Confluent adenopathy surrounds mesenteric vessels and fat producing the “sandwich sign” (Fig.

Google previewRadiology of the small intestine (2013)

by Pierre Bret, Christine Cuche, Gerard Schmutz

Mesenteric adenopathy is a sine qua non of the disease when clinically present. Peripheral adenopathy may sometimes be observed, as can peritoneal exudation. The histological appearance is that of an acute inflammation predominating in ...

Google previewOrbital Imaging (2014)

by F. Allan Midyett, Suresh Kumar Mukherji

Bilateral hilar adenopathy is the most common pulmonary imaging presentation of sarcoidosis but it is not a feature of OAL. • Bony invasion and destruction is absent in LGS. OAL does not respect bony boundaries (see Figures 17-2 and 17- 3, ...

Google previewInfectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn (2010)

by Christopher B. Wilson, Victor Nizet, Jack S. Remington, Jerome O. Klein, Yvonne Maldonado

Adenopathy is a sign of congenital infection caused by rubella virus, T. gondii, T. pallidum, and enteroviruses. Adenitis can occur in drainage areas involved with bacterial soft tissue infection. Although adenopathy is not an important sign of ...

Google previewThe Cleveland Clinic Foundation Intensive Review of Internal Medicine (2014)

by James K. Stoller

Preauricular adenopathy is a characteristic feature, but it is not always found. The infection is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

Adenopathy. Definition An enlargement or increase in size of glandular organs or tissues usually resulting from disease processes. Adenosine and Tumor Microenvironment Jonathan Blay Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

A nucleotide adenosine 5- triphosphate Adamantinoma Adder Addison's Disease, Hypoadrenocorticism Additives Adenitis Adenofibroma Adenoma Adenomatosis Adenopathy Adenosine.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (2005)

Adenopathy. Adenopathy is a condition involving or causing enlargement of glandular tissues, especially lymph nodes. See also Lymphodenopathy Syndrome. Adenovirus. Adenoviruses belong to a family of double-stranded DNA viruses that ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, The Olympic Textbook of Medicine in Sport (2009)

by Martin P. Schwellnus

Cervical adenopathy should also be noted. The presence of unsuspected adenopathy should lead to the consideration of systemic illness, such as either a Hodgkin's or non-Hodgkin's lymphoma which is acting as a physiologic stress. Cardiac ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women's Health (2004)

by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic

About 5% of cases of the mononucleosis syndrome (fever, sore throat, adenopathy, and atypical lymphocytes) are due to causes other than EBV. The most common alternative agent is CMV, which can produce a similar illness, although ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety: The body, health care, management and policy, tools and approaches (1998)

by Jeanne Mager Stellman

Hilar adenopathy, seen in approximately one-third of patients, ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

adenopathy (ˌadə nopəthee) enlargement of any gland, especially those of the lymphatic system. adenosarcoma (ˌadənohsah kohmə) a malignant tumour of connective and glandular tissue.

Google previewDictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (2014)

by Michel Millodot

The infection is caused by a picornavirus, often associated with pre-auricular adenopathy and a follicular conjunctivitis. The infection is self-limited and lasts 7– 10 days. No specific treatment is presently available. adult inclusion c. An acute ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)

by Mosby

adenopathy (ad′nop ′the ̄), ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of AIDS (1998)

A Social, Political, Cultural, and Scientific Record of the HIV Epidemic by Raymond A. Smith

simplex and herpes zoster adenopathy, enlargement of glandular tissues, especially the lymph nodes adherence, the degree to which a patient carries out a prescribed regimen of treatment, particularly the timing and dosage of medication; ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1882)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

That in vaccinal syphilis there is a chancre at the point of inoculation with characteristic adenopathy of vicinity, while in infantile syphilis there is no chancre, but cutaneous, glandular, visceral, osseous, and other lesions.

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

adenopathy enlargement of any ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

A flu-like illness characterized by disabling fatigue, with varied signs and symptoms including dizziness, adenopathy, muscle fatigue and spasm, myalgia, joint pain, sore throat, headaches and other neurological pain, poor concentration and ...

Google previewCancer Dictionary (2004)

by Henry A. Rose

adenopathy ( ad-en-OP-a-thee) Large or swollen lymph glands. adenosine triphosphate ATP.

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Scrabble value of A1D2E1N1O1P3A1T1H4Y4

The value of this 10-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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