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Pronunciation: lim-fad'e-nop'a-the


  1. Any disease process affecting a lymph node or lymph nodes.
  2. The appearance of enlarged lymph nodes found on a radiologic examination of any kind.

[lymphadeno- + G. pathos, suffering]

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