And in the parotitis, or mumps, the breasts of women swell, when the tumor of the parotitis subsides.
These two last cases are not related as being certainly owing to parotitis, but as they might probably have that origin.
parotitis, L. Inflammation of the parotid gland, which is situated under the ear.
This fever is separated from that of the parotitis by an interval of two or three days.
I except the mumps, or parotitis, described below; which is properly an external gland, as its excretory duct opens into the air.
parotitis sometimes arises from a blow or contusion severe enough to set up inflammation in the structure of the gland.
They came to the conclusion that this variety of parotitis originates in the ducts of the gland.
parotitis with salivation sometimes occurs, likewise aphthous inflammations of the mouth.
parotitis par·o·ti·tis (pār'ə-tī'tĭs) or pa·rot·i·di·tis (pə-rŏt'ĭ-dī'tĭs)
Inflammation of the parotid glands, as in mumps.