Definition of Mastitis. Meaning of Mastitis. Synonyms of Mastitis

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Definition of Mastitis

Mastitis
Mastitis Mas*ti"tis, n. [Gr. ? breast + -itis.] (Med.) Inflammation of the breast.

Meaning of Mastitis from wikipedia

- Mastitis is inflammation of the breast or udder, usually ****ociated with breastfeeding. Symptoms typically include local pain and redness. There is often...
- Granulomatous mastitis can be divided into idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (also known as granular lobular mastitis) and granulomatous mastitis occurring...
- Bovine mastitis is the persistent, inflammatory reaction of the udder tissue due to physical trauma or microorganisms infections. Mastitis, a potentially...
- The California mastitis test (CMT) is a simple cow-side indicator of the somatic cell count of milk. It operates by disrupting the cell membrane of any...
- The term nonpuerperal mastitis describes inflammatory lesions of the breast (mastitis) that occur unrelated to pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is sometimes...
- Duct ectasia of the breast, mammary duct ectasia or plasma cell mastitis is a condition that occurs when a milk duct beneath the nipple widens, the duct...
- persistent itching, and unusually warm skin. IBC often initially resembles mastitis. Approximately 50% to 75% of cases have the typical presentation; an atypical...
- soft tissue infections, metritis, mastitis[citation needed] Pigs: respiratory tract infections, colibacillosis, mastitis, metritis, agalactia[citation needed]...
- control of lactogenesis (this is relevant both in puerperal and nonpuerperal mastitis). While in lactating women this would appear to be a very plausible pathogenesis...
- response to pathogenic bacteria like Staphylococcus aureus, a cause of mastitis. The SCC is quantified as cells per milliliter. General agreement rests...