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sialadenitis

 [si″al-ad″ĕ-ni´tis]
inflammation of a salivary gland.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

si·al·ad·e·ni·tis

(sī'al'ad-ĕ-nī'tis),
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
Synonym(s): sialoadenitis
[sial- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]
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sialadenitis

(sī′ə-lăd′n-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
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sialadenitis

Infection of the salivary glands caused by viruses (e.g., mumps parotiditis) or bacteria, which is linked to obstruction (as in salivary duct stones) or to poor oral hygiene.

Chronology
• Acute sialadenitis.
• Recurrent sialadenitis.
• Chronic sialadenitis.
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sialadenitis

Salivary gland inflammation. ENT An infection of the salivary glands caused by viruses–eg, mumps–mumps parotiditis, or bacteria–linked to obstruction–as in salivary duct stones or to poor oral hygiene. See Myoepithelial sialadenitis.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

si·al·ad·e·ni·tis

(sīăl-adĕ-nītis)
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
Synonym(s): sialoadenitis.
[sial- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sialadenitis

Inflammation of a salivary gland.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

si·al·ad·e·ni·tis

, sialoadenitis (sīăl-adĕ-nītis, sīă-lō-)
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
[sial- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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