adenophlegmon

[ ăd′n-ō-flĕgmŏn′ ]

n.

Acute inflammation of a gland and the adjacent connective tissue.

Nearby words

  1. adenomyoma,
  2. adenomyosarcoma,
  3. adenomyosis,
  4. adenopathy,
  5. adenopharyngitis,
  6. adenosalpingitis,
  7. adenosarcoma,
  8. adenosine,
  9. adenosine arabinoside,
  10. adenosine cyclic monophosphate


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