hygroma

noun
hy·​gro·​ma | \ hī-ˈgrō-mə How to pronounce hygroma (audio) \
plural hygromas also hygromata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce hygroma (audio) \

Medical Definition of hygroma

: a cystic tumor of lymphatic origin

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“Hygroma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hygroma. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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