Cystic dilation of a lymph node following obstruction of the efferent lymphatic vessels.
[adeno- + L. lympha, spring water, + G. kēlē, tumor]
adenolymphocele(1) An older term for cystic dilation of lymphatic vessels, which may be due to (surgical) lymph node clearance or lymphatic filariasis.
(2) Cystic dilation of lymph node(s).
adenolymphocele(ad″ĕ-nō-lim′fŏ-sēl″) [ adeno- + lymphocele]
Cystic dilatation of a lymph node from obstruction.