[lim-fad-n-ahy-tis, lim-fuh-dn-] /lɪmˌfæd nˈaɪ tɪs, ˌlɪm fə dn-/

noun, Pathology.
inflammation of a lymphatic gland.
/lɪmˌfædɪˈnaɪtɪs; ˌlɪmfæd-/
inflammation of a lymph node

lymphadenitis lym·phad·e·ni·tis (lĭm-fād’n-ī’tĭs, lĭm’fə-də-nī’-)
Inflammation of one or more lymph nodes.


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