Rarely used term for an obstruction to the discharge of a glandular secretion. [aden- + G. emphraxis, stoppage]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Adenektopie — (v. gr.), widernatürliche Lage einer Drüse; Adenemphraxis, Anschwellung der Drüsen von Verstopfung der Gefäße, vorzüglich Lymphgefäße, u. Stockung der Säfte, s. Emphraxis. Adenītis, Drüsenentzündung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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