lymphogranulomatosis

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noun lym·pho·gran·u·lo·ma·to·sis \ˈlim(p)-fō-ˌgran-yə-ˌlō-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Definition of lymphogranulomatosis

plural

lymphogranulomatoses

play \ˈlim(p)-fō-ˌgran-yə-ˌlō-mə-ˈtō-ˌsēz\
  1. :  the development of benign or malignant nodular swellings of lymph nodes in various parts of the body; also :  a condition characterized by these

Origin and Etymology of lymphogranulomatosis

New Latin lymphogranulomat-, lymphogranuloma + -osis


First Known Use: 1911


Medical Dictionary

lymphogranulomatosis

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noun lym·pho·gran·u·lo·ma·to·sis \-ˌlō-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of lymphogranulomatosis

plural

lymphogranulomatoses

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  1. :  the development of benign or malignant lymphogranulomas in various parts of the body; also :  a condition characterized by lymphogranulomas


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