granuloma multiforme

[ mŭl′tə-fôrmē ]

n.

A chronic granulomatous annular eruption of the skin on the upper body in older adults in central Africa.

Nearby words

  1. granulocytopenia,
  2. granulocytopoiesis,
  3. granulocytosis,
  4. granuloma,
  5. granuloma inguinale,
  6. granuloma tropicum,
  7. granulomatosis,
  8. granulomatosis disciformis chronica et progressiva,
  9. granulomatosis siderotica,
  10. granulomatous colitis


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