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Definition of the noun adenitis

What does adenitis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: adenitises

  1. inflammation of a gland or lymph node
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic words: inflammation / redness / rubor = a response of body tissues to injury or irritation

Alternative definition of the noun adenitis


  1. [context: symptom, pathology] Glandular inflammation.

Phrases with adenitis

  1. Streptococcus adenitis
  2. species Streptococcus adenitis

Printed books with definitions for adenitis

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Google previewRadiological Imaging of the Digestive Tract in Infants and Children (2007)

by Annick S. Devos, Johan G. Blickman

Mesenteric Lymphadenitis Mesenteric adenitis is a consequence of an ...

Google previewGet ahead! SURGERY 250 SBAS for Finals (2009)

by Theepa Nicholls, Saran Shantikumar

E – Mesenteric adenitis Mesenteric adenitis is the term given to the non-specific inflammation of mesenteric lymph...

Mesenteric adenitis is a self-limiting condition and treatment is conservative and symptomatic (analgesia, anti-pyretics ).

Google previewEmergency Radiology (2016)

by Hani H. Abujudeh

Mesenteric adenitis is a relatively benign condition, more commonly encountered in the pediatric age group. However, other causes of abdomino-pelvic lymphadenopathy should be excluded prior to making this diagnosis. Key Points □ CTA ...

Google previewSurgery A Competency-Based Companion (2008)

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access by Barry D. Mann

$1600 Clinical Entities Medical Knowledge Lymphadenopathy—Inflammatory or Infectious Pj Cervical adenitis is a common cause of a mass in the adult neck and is usually due to inflammation or infection. Inflammatory lymphadenopathy is ...

Google previewGrainger & Allison's Diagnostic Radiology (2014)

by Andy Adam, Adrian K. Dixon, Jonathan H Gillard, Cornelia Schaefer-Prokop, Ronald G. Grainger, David J. Allison

known as mesenteric adenitis. Mesenteric adenitis is a common cause of right lower quadrant pain in children and has been found in one study to be the final diagnosis in approximately 16% of patients presenting with symptoms of acute ...

Google previewEMQs for the MRCS (2013)

by Sri G. Thrumurthy, Tania S. De Silva, Zia M. Moinuddin, Stuart Enoch

Mesenteric adenitis is the commonest imitator of appendicitis in children. Its peak incidence is in prepubertal children and it is uncommon after 15 years of age. Mesenteric adenitis is usually caused by viral or, less commonly, bacterial infection ...

Google previewYour Body's Telling You: Love Yourself! (2014)

by Lise Bourbeau

Adenitis is an inflammation of the lymph glands. Refer to swollen GLANDS and add suppressed anger to its description. ADENOIDS. PHYSICAL. BLOCK. The adenoids are lymphoid tissue growths in the upper part of the throat ...

Google previewVisual Diagnosis in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine (2010)

by Christopher P. Holstege, Alexander B. Baer, Jesse M. Pines, William J. Brady

Tuberculosis adenitis is the most common form of extrapulmonary TB, occurring in more than 40% of those with extrapulmonary involvement. In developed countries, most casesof lymphadenitisoccur in the second and third decade of life .

Google previewA Colour Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat UK Version, Second Edition (2009)

by Patrick J. McKeever, Tim Nuttall, Richard G. Harvey

ETIOLOGY AND PATHOGENESIS Sebaceous adenitis is an uncommon disease characterized by loss of sebaceous glands, scaling, and alopecia. The etiology and pathogenesis are unknown. In Standard Poodles the disease is hereditary ...

Google previewPediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease (2010)

by Robert Wyllie, Jeffrey S. Hyams

Mesenteric adenitis is a condition where enlarged mesenteric nodes, located in the region of the terminal ileum, are associated with nausea, fever, and abdominal pain. Mesenteric adenitis, which is usually associated with an upper respiratory ...

Google previewMuller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology (2013)

by William H. Miller Jr., Craig E. Griffin, Karen L. Campbell

Granulomatous sebaceous adenitis is an uncommon idiopathic dermatosis of dogs and is rare in cats.9-12 Since the description of this condition in the dog, a histopathologically similar disease has been recognized in humans.13,14 ...

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

by John R. Haaga, Daniel Boll

Viral adenitis is the most common acute process. More chronic inflammatory processes include sarcoidosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, and Sjögren's syndrome. Histologically, the lacrimal gland is analogous to the minor salivary gland in ...

Google previewMuller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology7 (2013)

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology by William Howard Miller, Craig E. Griffin, Karen L. Campbell, George H. Muller

Granulomatous sebaceous adenitis is an uncommon idiopathic dermatosis of dogs and is rare in cats.9-12 Since the description of this condition in the dog, a histopathologically similar disease has been recognized in humans.13,14 ...

Google previewBenumofs Airway Management (2016)

Medicine, Pulmonology by CTI Reviews

Adenitis is a general term for an inflammation of a gland or lymph node. An abscess is a collection of pus (neutrophils) that has.

Google previewThe Dog (2013)

Its Behavior, Nutrition, and Health by Linda P. Case

Sebaceous Adenitis: Sebaceous adenitis is an inflammatory disorder that affects the sebaceous glands. These glands normally secrete a fatty substance called sebum, which is important for normal skin and coat health. The periodic episodes ...

Google previewDHO Health Science Updated (2016)

by Louise M Simmers, Karen Simmers-Nartker, Sharon Simmers-Kobelak

Adenitis is an inflammation or infection of the lymph nodes. It occurs when large quantities of harmful substances, such as pathogens or cancer cells, enter the lymph nodes and infect the tissue. When the lymph nodes swell, it is termed ...

Google previewScott-Brown's Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery 7Ed (2008)

3 volume set by Michael J Gleeson, Ray C Clarke

Viral adenitis is the most common cause of neck swelling. Much anxiety can be caused by lesions that simulate lymphoma but careful clinical assessment supplemented by noninvasive investigations, and very rarely biopsy, will provide a ...

Google previewHead and Neck Imaging: Case Review Series (2014)

by David M. Yousem

Adenitis is the most common inflammatory condition of the retropharyngeal space.

Google previewPediatric Imaging (2006)

by Marilyn J. Siegel, Brian D. Coley

Cervical adenitis is a common pediatric problem and is usually caused by viral infections (commonly adenovirus and enterovirus) or bacterial infections ( commonly Staphylococcus aureus or group A streptococci) (24,25). Sources of infection ...

Google previewSkin Diseases of the Dog and Cat (2008)

Clinical and Histopathologic Diagnosis by Thelma Lee Gross, Peter J. Ihrke, Emily J. Walder, Verena K. Affolter

These pronounced clinical differences suggest that this form of sebaceous adenitis is a separate disease. Feline sebaceous adenitis is characterized by multifocal, annular areas of alopecia with scaling, crusting, and follicular casting ( Scott, ...

Google previewJournal of Tuberculosis (1902)

Cervical adenitis is the most common form of gland disease that goes under the name □>£ scrofula, and it is in this region that the unhealed sinuses and suppuration extending over years, make the ...

Google previewColorado Medicine (1919)

Our experience with cervical adenitis is an eye opener. It is seldom that we see a case here in Colorado that requires treatment. This fact must Indicate some degree of increased immunity out here. L. E. Rupert, Florence: As to the question of ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2E1N1I1T1I1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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