what is the meaning of Parotitis

I would like to know what is the meaning of “Parotitis” in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?

I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.


Meaning of Parotitis
Parotitis is an inflammation of one or both parotid glands, the major salivary glands located on either side of the face, in humans. The parotid gland is the salivary gland most commonly affected by inflammation. – See link


Parotitis in Spanish is Parotiditis
Parotiditis, popularmente denominada como paperas, es una enfermedad contagiosa que puede ser aguda o crֳ³nica, localizada fundamentalmente en una o ambas glֳ¡ndulas parֳ³tidas, que son glֳ¡ndulas salivales mayores ubicadas detrֳ¡s de las ramas ascendentes de la mandֳ­bula. – See link


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