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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Scrofula" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Scrofula
Mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis, also known as scrofula, refers to a lymphadenitis of the cervical lymph nodes associated with tuberculosis as well as non-tuberculous (atypical) mycobacteria. - See link


Scrofula in Spanish is Escrófula
Se denomina escrófula a un proceso infeccioso que afecta a los ganglios linfáticos (con frecuencia los del cuello), causado por el Mycobacterium tuberculosis (aunque en niños también puede deberse a Mycobacterium scrofulaceum o Mycobacterium avium.) - See link


More information about Scrofula in other websites
Definition of Scrofula in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Scrofula in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Scrofula - See link.
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