sialadenitis

noun
si·​al·​ad·​e·​ni·​tis | \ ˌsī-əl-ˌad-ᵊn-ˈīt-əs How to pronounce sialadenitis (audio) \
variants: also sialoadenitis \ ˌsī-​ə-​lō-​ How to pronounce sialadenitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of sialadenitis

: inflammation of a salivary gland

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“Sialadenitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sialadenitis. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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