adenopathy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n adenopathy a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Adenopathy (Med) Disease of a gland.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n adenopathy Disease of a gland.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Adeno-, + Gr. suffering, to suffer

Usage

In literature:

This adenopathy is marked, discrete and painful, the glands often exquisitely tender on pressure.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
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