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lymphadenopathy Line breaks: lymph|aden|op¦athy
Pronunciation: /ˌlɪmfadɪˈnɒpəθi/

Definition of lymphadenopathy in English:


[mass noun] Medicine
A disease affecting the lymph nodes.
Example sentences
  • There was no clubbing, cyanosis, edema, arthritis, lymphadenopathy, or rash.
  • General examination to exclude generalised lymphadenopathy or metastatic disease should then be undertaken.
  • Hepatitis, iritis, lymphadenopathy, and renal abnormalities also can be seen.

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