sialoadenitis


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sialoadenitis

 [si″ah-lo-ad″ĕ-ni´tis]
inflammation of a salivary gland.

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]

sialoadenitis

/si·a·lo·ad·e·ni·tis/ (-ad″ĕ-ni´tis) sialadenitis.

sialoadenitis

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.

si·al·ad·e·ni·tis

(sīăl-adĕ-nītis)
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
Synonym(s): sialoadenitis.
[sial- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]

si·al·ad·e·ni·tis

, sialoadenitis (sīăl-adĕ-nītis, sīă-lō-)
Inflammation of a salivary gland.
[sial- + G. adēn, gland, + -itis, inflammation]

sialoadenitis

inflammation of a salivary gland.
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