adenoiditis

[ ad-n-oi-dahy-tis ]
/ ˌæd n ɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the adenoid tissue.

Nearby words

  1. adenoid squamous cell carcinoma,
  2. adenoid tissue,
  3. adenoidal,
  4. adenoidal-pharyngeal-conjunctival virus,
  5. adenoidectomy,
  6. adenoids,
  7. adenolipoma,
  8. adenolipomatosis,
  9. adenology,
  10. adenolymphocele

Origin of adenoiditis


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Medicine definitions for adenoiditis

adenoiditis

[ ăd′n-oi-dītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the adenoids.

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