adeno-, aden-, adeni-

(Greek: gland or glands, glandular [from “acorn”])

sialodacryoadenitis
Severe inflammation of the salivary and lacrimal glands in rats, caused by a coronavirus.

Characteristics include exophthalmos, facial swelling, and redness around the eyes. It is usually self-limiting, but severe forms can lead to blindness.

spiradenitis (s) (noun), spiradenititses (or) spiradentitides
1. Inflammation of the sweat glands.
2. Etymology: a small structure resembling a cord beginning in the coil of a sweat gland; from Greek speria-, "coil" + aden, "gland" + -itis, "inflammation".
spiradenoma (s) (noun), spiradenomas (pl)
1. A benign tumor of sweat glands; especially, of the coil portion.
2. Etymology: from Greek speira, "coil" + adenoma, "benign tumor that arises in or resembles glandular tissue".
syringadenosus
Relating to the sweat glands.
tetradenous
Inflammation of the tarsal borders of the eyelids and meibomian glands.
thyroadenitis
Inflammation of the thyroid gland; thyroiditis.
tonsilloadenoidectomy