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[lim-fad-n-oh-muh, lim-fuh-dn-]
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noun, plural lym·phad·e·no·mas, lym·phad·e·no·ma·ta [lim-fad-n-oh-muh-tuh, lim-fuh-dn-] /lɪmˌfæd nˈoʊ mə tə, ˌlɪm fə dn-/. Pathology.
  1. an enlarged lymph node.
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Origin of lymphadenoma

First recorded in 1870–75; lymph- + aden- + -oma
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Examples from the Web for lymphadenoma

Historical Examples

  • Infection of the spleen plays a prominent part in many diseases, such as malaria, typhoid fever, lymphadenoma and leucaemia.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 2


lymphadenoma in Medicine


  1. A tumorlike enlargement of a lymph node. No longer in technical use.
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