adenoiditis


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adenoiditis

 [ad″ĕ-noid-i´tis]
inflammation of the adenoids.

ad·e·noid·i·tis

(ad'ĕ-noy-dī'tis),
Inflammation of adenoid tissue caused by viral and bacterial infection and allergy.

adenoiditis

/ad·e·noid·i·tis/ (ad″ĕ-noid-i´tis) inflammation of the adenoids.

adenoiditis

[ad′ənoidī′tis]
an inflammation of the adenoids.

adenoiditis

Inflammation of the nasopharyngeal adenoids, usually due to infection.

Management
Antibiotics, steroids; if unresponsive to medical therapy, adenoidectomy.

adenoiditis

Inflammation of the adenoids

ad·e·noid·i·tis

(ad'ĕ-noyd-ī'tis)
Inflammation of nasopharyngeal lymphoid tissue.
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17) If biofilms are involved in chronic middle ear disease, it is logical to presume that they also play a role in other chronic upper respiratory diseases, such as sinusitis, tonsillitis, and adenoiditis.