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granuloma inguinale

[ing-gwuh-nal-ee, -ney-lee, -nah-ley] /ˌɪŋ gwəˈnæl i, -ˈneɪ li, -ˈnɑ leɪ/
noun, Pathology.
1.
a venereal disease marked by deep ulceration of the skin of the groin and external genitals, caused by the bacterium Calymmatobacterium granulomatis.
Also called granuloma venereum
[vuh-neer-ee-uh m] /vəˈnɪər i əm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of granuloma inguinale
1915-1920
1915-20; < New Latin: inguinal granuloma
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granuloma inguinale in Medicine

granuloma inguinale granuloma in·gui·na·le (ĭng'gwə-nā'lē)
n.
See donovanosis.

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