paraffinoma

noun
par·​af·​fin·​o·​ma | \ ˌpar-ə-fə-ˈnō-mə How to pronounce paraffinoma (audio) \
plural paraffinomas also paraffinomata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce paraffinoma (audio) \

Medical Definition of paraffinoma

: a granuloma caused by the introduction (as by injection) of paraffin into the tissues

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“Paraffinoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paraffinoma. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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