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phlyctenula in Medicine

phlyctenula

(flĭk-tĕnyə-lə)
n. pl. phlyc•ten•u•lae (-lē)
  1. A small red nodule of lymphoid cells, with an ulcerated apex, occurring in the conjunctiva of the eye.phlyctenule
Related formsphlyc•tenu•lar (-lər) adj.
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