[lim-fad-n-oh-muh, lim-fuh-dn-] /lɪmˌfæd nˈoʊ mə, ˌlɪm fə dn-/

noun, plural lymphadenomas, lymphadenomata
[lim-fad-n-oh-muh-tuh, lim-fuh-dn-] /lɪmˌfæd nˈoʊ mə tə, ˌlɪm fə dn-/ (Show IPA). Pathology.
an enlarged lymph node.

lymphadenoma lym·phad·e·no·ma (lĭm-fād’n-ō’mə)
A tumorlike enlargement of a lymph node. No longer in technical use.

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