lymphadenosis


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lymphadenosis

 [lim-fad″ĕ-no´sis]
hypertrophy or proliferation of lymphoid tissue.
lymphadenosis benig´na cu´tis a benign inflammatory hyperplasia of lymphocytes in the skin, principally on the face or ears, in the form of solitary or disseminated yellowish brown to bluish red nodules that usually disappear spontaneously.

lym·phad·e·no·sis

(lim-fad'ĕ-nō'sis),
The basic underlying proliferative process that results in enlargement of lymph nodes, as in lymphocytic leukemia and certain inflammations.
[lymphadeno- + G. -osis, condition]

lymphadenosis

An obsolete, nonspecific term for any lymphoid enlargement, benign or malignant; e.g., lymphadenopathy.

lym·phad·e·no·sis

(lim-fad'ĕ-nō'sis)
The basic underlying proliferative process that results in enlargement of lymph nodes, as in lymphocytic leukemia and certain inflammations.
[lymphadeno- + G. -osis, condition]

lymphadenosis

hypertrophy or proliferation of lymphoid tissue.