Origin of adenitis
Examples from the Web for adenitis
Historical Examples of adenitis
Adenitis, or suppuration of the glands, has just been mentioned.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse
United States Department of Agriculture
Adenitis takes place in the submaxillary, retro-maxillary, and sublingual glands of the affected side.
The glands do not suppurate, but the adenitis may remain as a chronic manifestation in scrofulous subjects.
The disease is then an adenitis, an inflammation of gland-tissue—tonsillitis per se.
Adenitis, ad-en-ī′tis, n. inflammation of the lymphatic glands.
- inflammation of a gland or lymph node
Word Origin for adenitis
- Inflammation of a lymph node or gland.