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adenopathy

[ ad-n-op-uh-thee ]
/ ˌæd nˈɒp ə θi /
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noun Pathology.
enlargement or disease of the glands, especially the lymphatic glands: a patient with prominent adenopathy.See also lymphadenopathy.
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Origin of adenopathy

First recorded in 1875–80; adeno- + -pathy

OTHER WORDS FROM adenopathy

ad·e·no·path·ic [ad-n-uh-path-ik], /ˌæd n əˈpæθ ɪk/, adjective
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How to use adenopathy in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for adenopathy

adenopathy
/ (ˌædɪˈnɒpəθɪ) /

noun pathol
enlargement of the lymph nodes
enlargement of a gland
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Medical definitions for adenopathy

adenopathy
[ ăd′n-ŏpə-thē ]

n.
Swelling or abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes.
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