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lymphangitis

Syllabification: lym·phan·gi·tis
Pronunciation: /ˌlimˌfanˈjītis
 
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Definition of lymphangitis in English:

noun

Medicine
Inflammation of the walls of the lymphatic vessels.
Example sentences
  • 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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