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Introduction: Epididymitis

Description of Epididymitis

Epididymitis (medical condition): Infection of the epididymis (testicle tube)...more »

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Epididymitis: painful inflammation of the epididymis.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Epididymitis: Inflammation of the epididymis. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Source: Diseases Database

Epididymitis: inflammation of the epididymis, convoluted cordlike structure attached to the posterior of the testis.
Source: CRISP

Epididymitis: Inflammation of the EPIDIDYMIS. Its clinical features include enlarged epididymis, a swollen SCROTUM; PAIN; PYURIA; and FEVER. It is usually related to infections in the URINARY TRACT, which likely spread to the EPIDIDYMIS through either the VAS DEFERENS or the lymphatics of the SPERMATIC CORD.
Source: MeSH 2007

Epididymitis: Related Topics

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Epididymitis as a Disease

Epididymitis (medical condition): See Epididymitis (disease information).
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Epididymitis: Related Diseases

Epididymitis: Epididymitis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Epididymitis: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Epididymitis

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Epididymitis

The following list attempts to classify Epididymitis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • inflammation,redness,rubor
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

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