Definition of lymphangitis in English:


Syllabification: lym·phan·gi·tis
Pronunciation: /ˌlimˌfanˈjītis


  • Inflammation of the walls of the lymphatic vessels.
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    • If these signs occur in conjunction with lymphangitis, fever, malaise and anorexia, or if they increase over a baseline level, infection should be suspected.
    • It was associated with lymphangitis, and his general practitioner initially treated him with a course of flucloxacillin.
    • These uncommon forms of nodular lymphangitis may require referral to an appropriate subspecialist.

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