coin lesion

noun
\ ˈkȯin- How to pronounce coin lesion (audio) \

Medical Definition of coin lesion

: a round well-circumscribed nodule in a lung that is seen in an X-ray photograph as a shadow the size and shape of a coin

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“Coin lesion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/coin%20lesion. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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