eosinophilic granuloma

noun

Medical Definition of eosinophilic granuloma

: a disease of adolescents and young adults marked by the formation of granulomas in bone and the presence in them of macrophages and eosinophilic cells with secondary deposition of cholesterol

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“Eosinophilic granuloma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eosinophilic%20granuloma. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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