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Adenoiditis (adenoiditis; Greek aden – gland + Greek eidos – a look + lat. словообраз. it suffix – inflammatory process; synonym: quinsy is retronasal, quinsy of a nasopharyngeal almond, quinsy of the third almond) – the inflammation of a giperplazirovanny pharyngeal almond arising because of the acute infectious disease of upper respiratory tracts caused by viruses (adenoviruses), stafilokokka, streptococci at children – frequent a pneumococcus.

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