aspergilloma

[ăs′pər-jə-lōmə]

n.

An infectious granuloma caused by fungi of the genus Aspergillus.
A variety of bronchopulmonary aspergillosis characterized by a ball-like mass of the fungus Aspergillus fumigatus in an existing cavity in the lung.fungus ball

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