Definition of lymphangitis in English:


Line breaks: lymph|an¦gitis
Pronunciation: /ˌlɪmfanˈdʒʌɪtɪs


[mass noun] Medicine
  • 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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