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adenopathy

[ad-n-op-uh-thee] /ˌæd nˈɒp ə θi/
noun, Pathology.
1.
enlargement or disease of the glands, especially the lymphatic glands:
a patient with prominent adenopathy.
See also lymphadenopathy.
Origin of adenopathy
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; adeno- + -pathy
Related forms
adenopathic [ad-n-uh-path-ik] /ˌæd n əˈpæθ ɪk/ (Show IPA), adjective
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  • This adenopathy is marked, discrete and painful, the glands often exquisitely tender on pressure.

    Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley
British Dictionary definitions for adenopathy

adenopathy

/ˌædɪˈnɒpəθɪ/
noun (pathol)
1.
enlargement of the lymph nodes
2.
enlargement of a gland
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adenopathy in Medicine

adenopathy ad·e·nop·a·thy (ād'n-ŏp'ə-thē)
n.
Swelling or abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes.

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