Definition of Lymphadenopathy

1. Noun. Chronic abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes (usually associated with disease).

Generic synonyms: Pathology



Definition of Lymphadenopathy

1. Noun. (medicine) An abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lymphadenopathy

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Medical Definition of Lymphadenopathy

1. Swelling of the lymph nodes. Origin: Gr. Pathos = disease This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lymphadenopathy

lymphaden
lymphadenectomies
lymphadenectomy
lymphadenites
lymphadenitides
lymphadenitis
lymphadenitises
lymphadeno-
lymphadenography
lymphadenoid
lymphadenoid goiter
lymphadenoma
lymphadenomatosis
lymphadenopathic
lymphadenopathies
lymphadenopathy (current term)
lymphadenosis
lymphadenovarix
lymphads
lymphagogue
lymphangeitis
lymphangial
lymphangiectasia
lymphangiectasias
lymphangiectasis
lymphangiectatic
lymphangiectodes
lymphangiectomy
lymphangiitis

Literary usage of Lymphadenopathy

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1. Biosafety in the Laboratory: Prudent Practices for the Handling and Disposal by National Research Council (U. S.) (1989)
"Human T-lymphotropic virus type III/ lymphadenopathy-associated virus: Agent ... Inactivation of lymphadenopathy associated virus by chemical disinfectants. ..."

2. A Curriculum Guide for Public-Safety and Emergency-Response Workers by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"Recommendations for preventing transmission of infection with human T-lymphotropic virus type III/lymphadenopathy-associated virus in the workplace. ..."

3. Guide to Developing and Managing an Emergency Service: Infection Control Program by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Recommendations for preventing transmission of infection with human T-lymphotropic virus type III/lymphadenopathy-associated virus in the workplace. ..."

4. Leukemia: A Research Report edited by Barry Leonard (1998)
"Stage II—Absolute lymphocytosis, lymphadenopathy, and either an enlarged liver ... Stage III—Absolute lymphocytosis and anemia. Symptoms of lymphadenopathy ..."

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